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Apply for funding

Through the Mayor's Young Londoners Fund, eligible schools can now apply for up to £50,000 grant funding to run the Stepping Stones programme. This will help them to support vulnerable pupils in the transition from primary to secondary school.

The deadline for applications is midday on Friday 18 May.

Successful schools are expected to run the programme over 2 consecutive academic years, beginning in the summer term of 2017/18 and ending in the summer term of 2019/20. 

How to apply

Read the Stepping Stones: request for applications PDF for full details and requirements of the funding.

Submit the following information to [email protected] by midday on Friday 18 May:

Next steps

We will contact all applicants on Monday 4 June to let them know the result of their application.

Successful schools will attend an induction session at City Hall in early June.

Any questions?

Read our Frequently Asked Questions, which will be updated regularly.

If you have any other questions about your application, contact [email protected]. The final deadline for questions is midday on Friday 11 May.