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Welcome to the State-Funded School and Education Institution Electric Vehicle Chargepoint Grant Program

Are you a state-funded school or educational institution looking to embrace sustainability and support the transition to electric vehicles (EVs)? We have fantastic news for you! You can now take advantage of our grant program designed to make it easier than ever to install electric vehicle chargepoints at your site(s).

Program Overview

This grant program is exclusively for state-funded schools and education institutions, helping you reduce your carbon footprint and promote green transportation solutions. By participating, you can receive a substantial discount of 75% off the cost to purchase and install EV chargepoints at your premises.


Benefits at a Glance

  • Cost Savings: Enjoy a 75% discount, up to £2,500 per socket, on the purchase and installation of EV chargepoints.

  • Maximum of 40 Sockets: You can install up to 40 sockets across all your sites, which includes any previous applications made through the Workplace Charging Scheme.

  • Flexible Timeline: Successful applicants will receive a voucher that is valid for 180 days from the date of issue. This gives you ample time to plan and execute the installation, ensuring a seamless transition to EV charging infrastructure.


Why Choose Electric Vehicle Charging?

EV charging points at your school or institution can have a significant impact:

  • Environmental Stewardship: Reduce your institution's carbon emissions and contribute to a cleaner environment.

  • Sustainability Education: Set a powerful example for your students and staff, showcasing your commitment to sustainability.

  • Convenience: Provide an essential service for employees, visitors, and the local community who drive electric vehicles.

How to Apply:

Applying for this grant is straightforward. We've streamlined the process to make it as easy as possible for you. Start your journey towards a greener future today by following these simple steps:

Act Now, Secure Your Voucher

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to make a positive impact on the environment while enjoying significant cost savings. Apply for our State-Funded School and Education Institution Electric Vehicle Chargepoint Grant today and join the green revolution.

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Eligibility Requirements

To ensure that your state-funded school or education institution qualifies for the State-Funded School and Education Institution Electric Vehicle Chargepoint Grant Program, please review the following eligibility criteria:

Institution Type:

  • This grant is exclusively available for state-funded schools and education institutions. Independent schools are encouraged to explore funding options through the Workplace Charging Scheme.

Geographical Coverage:

  • The grant program is open to institutions located in England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. Please note that institutions in the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man are not eligible.

Essential Requirements:

To be eligible, your institution must meet the following prerequisites:

  1. Need for Charging: You should demonstrate an existing or future need for charging an electric vehicle within your institution.

  2. Off-Street Parking: Your premises must have designated off-street parking facilities that are clearly associated with your institution. These parking facilities may be used by customers, guests, visitors, staff, or others.

  3. Site Survey Confirmation: An installer must have conducted a site survey and confirmed that your site can effectively support EV charging infrastructure.

  4. No Duplicate Applications: Your institution should not have applied for a grant for the same chargepoint under the EV infrastructure grant for staff and fleets or any other grant scheme.

  5. Authority to Apply: You must have the authority to apply for the Workplace Charging Scheme on behalf of your organization.

  6. Minimal Financial Assistance (MFA): Your institution should not have received more than £315,000 in minimal financial assistance over the past three fiscal years. This includes state grants, subsidies, and any other government-funded financial incentives. Any paperwork related to such payments should clearly state that it is de minimis state aid.

Academy Trusts:

  • Academy trusts have the opportunity to apply for up to a maximum of 40 sockets for each institution within the academy trust.

Exemptions from MFA Requirements:

  • Some state-owned education institutions may be exempt from declaring minimal financial assistance. It is your responsibility to check if this exemption applies to your institution.

Ready to Apply?

If your institution meets these eligibility criteria, you are well on your way to benefiting from our grant program. Start the application process today and take a significant step towards greener and more sustainable transportation solutions for your institution.

If you have any questions or need further clarification regarding eligibility, please don't hesitate to contact our support team.

Note: Eligibility criteria are based on the information available as of [01/02/2024]. Please ensure that you meet the criteria before proceeding with your application.

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