Get up to £100,000 of funding to bring your assessment design ideas to life.

NCFE needs your help to shape the future of learning and assessment

Over the next 12 months NCFE will be investing £1million worth of funding to support individuals and organisations pilot new and innovative approaches to assessment. This includes testing out brand-new ideas and exploring the use of technology.

NCFE want to support people to develop their ideas for better assessment that meets the needs of learners and educators today.

Applications for phase 1 funding are open now

NCFE is offering up to £100,000 to fund two pilots as part of its phase 1 funding round. Apply today if you think you can help develop new and innovative assessment solutions that meet the evolving needs of the education sector. 

Phase 1 application round closes on 1 October 2021.

Who can apply for funding?

NCFE is inviting applications from anyone who has an idea that can help transform assessment and provide innovative solutions, including:

  • Training Providers
  • Qualification developers
  • Awarding organisations
  • Quality assurers
  • Ed Tech Organisations
  • Other organisations interested in changing the future of assessment


Ready to shape the future of learning and assessment?

Find out more and download an application pack. Alternatively, you can speak directly to a member of our team aif@ncfe.org.uk