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Department for Education: EU Grants and Loans

Question for Department for Education

UIN 26338, tabled on 8 February 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of the amount of EU funding her Department received in each of the last three years.

Answered on

11 February 2016

For the period December 2013 to July 2015 (2007-2013 European Social Fund programme extended to 2015), £71 million of ring fenced European Social Fund monies was available to provide support for young people aged 14-19 who were not in education, employment or training or, who were at risk of being so. The funding was administered by the Skills Funding Agency on behalf of the Education Funding Agency.

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