Children, Young People and Families Early Intervention Fund and Adult Learning and Empowering Communities Fund

 

This webpage is for grantholders of the CYPFEIF & ALEC Fund.

It contains useful information and updates relating to the management and implementation of the fund.

The lead contact of the fund will receive emails about important updates and information. We will also keep this page updated with the same information to enable easy reference and sharing with colleagues.

General updates about the fund will be posted below.

Year 7 grant offer letters

Grant offer letters have been issued to all organisations. When we email you the letter, we’ll let you know the date by which the grant offer acceptance needs to be returned to us.

Reporting and payment schedule

A summary of the dates which reports and schedule 2s and 3s are due can be downloaded here.

Progress reporting is every six months. The next reports are due as follows:

Year 6

 October 2021 to March 2022

 Tuesday 26th April 2022

Year 7

April 2022 – September 2022

Monday 17th October 2022

Year 7

 October 2022 – March 2023

 Monday 24th April 2022

A word version of the progress report can be downloaded should you wish to gather information before populating the online form. You can also find guidance for completing reports.

A link to your online personalised report template will be emailed to your organisation’s lead contact at least four week in advance of the date the report is due. This email will also contain up-to-date guidance on how to complete the report. If you do not receive this email, please contact sg@corra.scot.

If you have any technical difficulties or are unable to complete your report by the relevant due date, please let us know as early as possible so we can support you as needed. Contact your Corra lead for assistance or email sg@corra.scot.

We ask you to complete a schedule 2 form (grant claim form) for each of your quarterly payments, and a schedule 3 form (confirmation of expenditure) at the end of each financial year. The dates for these are shown in the tables below and we will send you reminders about each of these closer to the date they are due. Your personalised schedule 2 and schedule 3 forms is sent along with your grant offer letter.

All forms are sent as PDFs – Guidance on how to sign these can be found here. Alternatively you may download Word versions of the forms here:

Schedule 2 for Year 7 – SCHEDULE-2-template

Schedule 3 for Year 7 – SCHEDULE-3-template

Payments will be made before the end of the month in which the schedule 2 is due.

If you receive payment in advance, your forms are required by the following dates:

Advance payments

Y7 Q1 
Schedule 2 due date 
Monday 11th April 2022 
Y7 Q2
Schedule 2 due date
Monday 13th June 2022 
Y7 Q3
Schedule 2 due date
Monday 12th September 2022 
Y7 Q4
Schedule 2 due date
Monday 5th December 2022 
Y7
Schedule 3 due date
Monday 6th March 2023 

If you receive payment in arrears, your forms are required by the following dates:

Arrears payments

Y7 Q1 
Schedule 2 due date 
Monday 13th June 2022 
Y7 Q2
Schedule 2 due date 
Monday 12th September 2022 
Y7 Q3
Schedule 2 due date 
Monday 5th December 2022 
Y7 Q4
Schedule 2 due date 
Monday 6th March 2023 
Y7
Schedule 3 due date 
Monday 6th March 2023 

Corra’s Support and Engagement Programme is exclusively for grantholders and Scottish Government policy officers working on the CYPFEIF & ALEC Fund. It includes:

  • learning and development workshops;
  • networking and learning exchange sessions;
  • 1-2-1 organisational support;
  • information and resource sharing;
  • an annual conference.

For all resources and recordings from past events including our annual conferences, click here.