Grant for Continuing Professional Development for Modern Foreign Languages Teachers in Primary and Secondary Schools

Grant for Continuing Professional Development for Modern Foreign Languages Teachers in Primary and Secondary Schools

This is an opportunity to bid for a grant. We are looking for bids from organisations such as teaching school alliances, other groups of schools or bodies such as regional groupings of national organisations, for funding to provide continuing professional development in modern foreign languages at primary and/or secondary level, to support the new programmes of study at key stages 2 and 3.

Reference number: 1095

Deadline date:23/05/2014

This deadline is for… 12 noon for return of tenders

Contract value:£350,000 – £850,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: England

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Department for Education

 

Description of the contract

This is an opportunity to bid for a grant. We are looking for bids from organisations such as teaching school alliances, other groups of schools or bodies such as regional groupings of national organisations, for funding to provide continuing professional development in modern foreign languages at primary and/or secondary level, to support the new programmes of study at key stages 2 and 3. Length of grant period is until March 2015 and, subject to approval, a further 12 months (April 2015 to March 2016). We intend to divide the funding total between a range of different projects, with a minimum of £50,000 per bid.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

80000000 Education and training services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 24 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name John Hopper

Organisation name Department for Education

Address , postcode

Telephone 020 7340 7176

Extension number:

Fax

Web address

 

How to apply

Interested parties should email mfl.fund@education.gsi.gov.uk for the Invitation to Bid document or for other queries.