Scottish Government Early Learning & Childcare Inclusion Fund
The Scottish Government Early Learning & Childcare (ELC) Inclusion Fund is now open.
The ELC Inclusion Fund will provide funding to ELC settings to support children with additional support needs (ASN) in Scotland access their funded ELC entitlement. It will fund staff working in ELC settings to receive appropriate training and fund resources, equipment and adaptations.
The Fund is managed by Children in Scotland. Funding awards will range from £500 to £1,500 in round one.
For more details including criteria and how to apply, please click here.
ELC providers will need to satisfy six stage one criteria to be eligible for the funding. If all stage one criteria are met then the applicant will be assessed against a further four stage two criteria. The Application deadline date for round one of funding will be 5pm on Friday 22 June 2018.