Strategic School Improvement Fund (SSIF)

Support resources for your application

The £140 million Strategic School Improvement Fund is a grant to support first, infant, primary, secondary, middle, all-through, maintained nursery schools, alternative provision and special academies and maintained schools, post-16 academies, and pupil referral units. It is intended to further build a school-led system, and aims to target resources at the schools most in need to improve school performance and pupil attainment; to help them use their resources most effectively, and to deliver more good school places.

DfE Application Guidance

Applications for round 3 of the Strategic School Improvement Fund are now open and will close at midday on Friday 20 April 2018.

Applications in round 1 closed on Friday 23 June 2017 and we would like to congratulate the 55 successful applicants, who will collectively provide support to just under 1,350 schools of all types across the country.

Full DfE application guidance is available here

Education Endowment Foundation:

Support for Strategic School Improvement Fund Bids

The EEF has prepared a set of slides to support those preparing bids to the SSIF, as we believe this is an important opportunity to bring evidence to national school improvement efforts.  The slides give a comprehensive overview of the EEF approach, resources and effective implementation.

You can access the slides used at the SSIF roadshows  from here.

Developing a bid with an evidence base and impact evaluation framework.

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You can access a recording of the webinar held with on 6/6/17 with the following links: