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Early Learning and Childcare Inclusion Fund applications: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
8 May 2019
Early Learning and Childcare Inclusion Fund applications: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/19/01000
Date received: 8 Apr 2019
Date responded: 8 May 2019
Information requested
  • The total number of a) successful applications and b) unsuccessful applications made to the Early Learning and Childcare Inclusion Fund.
  • Further to the number of successful applications, please include details of the value of each award made, and local authority area of the successful applicant.
  • The total value granted according to this award in the financial year 2018/19.
  • The total value projected to be spent on this award in the financial year a) 2019/20 and b) 2020/21.
Response

All of the information you requested is shown in Annex A: 

  • The total number of a) successful applications - 455
  • The total number of b) unsuccessful applications – 48
  • Details of the value of each award made, and local authority area of the successful applicant included at Annex A
  • The total value of award granted in financial year 2018/19 - £513,668.90
  • The total value projected to be spent on this award in the financial year a) 2019/20 and b) 2020/21 – We have allocated £2m to the inclusion fund between 2018/19, 2019/20, 2020/21 and 2021/22. 

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