Application form and guidance for trusts wishing to apply to the 2019 to 2020 Trust Capacity Fund (TCaF).


Trust Capacity Fund: application form

Ref: DfE-00178-2019MS Word Document, 117KB

Trust Capacity Fund: information for applicants

Ref: DfE-00179-2019PDF, 276KB, 16 pages


The Trust Capacity Fund will award up to £17 million to support trust growth and development across England.

The closing date for applications is 31 December 2019. Awards will be made in conjunction with growth approved by regional schools commissioners.

Interested trusts should check their eligibility using the eligibility checker before submitting an application.

The accompanying application guidance provides additional information to help trusts prepare their applications.

Published 6 September 2019