Departmental Projects

Education and Skills written question – answered on 27th February 2006.

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Photo of Theresa May Theresa May Shadow Leader of the House of Commons

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills if she will list (a) individuals and (b) companies who have (i) donated money to and (ii) sponsored projects run by her Department where the sum provided was more than £100,000 since 1997; and which projects were supported in each case.

Photo of Bill Rammell Bill Rammell Minister of State (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education), Department for Education and Skills

Individuals and companies that have donated money to and sponsored projects run by the Department for Education and Skills, where the sum provided is more than £100,000 since 1997 and the projects supported are listed in the following table.

Individual and corporate sponsors of projects over £100,000
Sponsor Project
Academy of Contemporary Music Music Manifesto
Adobe and MTV Music Manifesto
Alec Reed West London Academy
Allen and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Foundation National Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth (NAGTY) (bursaries for disadvantaged/BME NAGTY members to attend NAGTY summer schools and outreach)
Amey plc Unity City Academy
Barclays Bank Sponsorship of Uproject Presenting sponsor of Launch of Citizenship by the DfES London Business Challenge Sponsorship of Uproject summer activities programme
Barry Townsley Stockley Academy
Bell Science Software for National Network of Science Learning Centres
Bob Edmiston Grace Academy
BT Associate sponsor of Launch of Citizenship Connectivity for CCEM Citizenship—including educational resource and awards
Cisco ICT infrastructure for CCEM Sponsorship of City Academies 14–19 Working Group

Internet Business Solutions Group

Corporation of London City of London (Southwark) Academy
David Meller and others Harefield Academy
Deacon's Trust Perkins Engines The Thomas Deacon Academy
Decapo Music Manifesto
Diocese of Liverpool and the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Liverpool Academy of St. Francis of Assisi
Diocese of Ripon and Leeds David Young Community Academy
Dixons CTC Trust Dixons City Academy
Emmanuel Schools Foundation King's Academy

Trinity Academy

Espresso Education Associate sponsor of Launch of Citizenship
Garrard Education Trust Business Academy, Bexley
Gatsby Foundation Provided contribution for Science Curriculum National Academy for Gifted and Talented Children and sponsorship of teacher training
Giving Campaign Supporter of launch of citizenship by the DfES
Goldman Sachs Foundation National Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth
Greig Trust with the London Diocesean Board for Schools Greig City Academy
Harris Charitable Trust The Academy at Peckham
Harris Charitable Trust with The Whitgift Foundation The Harris Academy at South Norwood
Independent /Herald Media sponsorship of CCEM
Jack Petchey Foundation The Petchey Academy
John Laycock and the University of the West of England The City Academy, Bristol
John Madejski The Madejski Academy, Reading
Kellogg's Promote Parents Online and Parents Online Week through Kellogg's Wake up your mind promotion
Leicester Diocesan Board for Education and the Samworth Brothers The Samworth Academy
Liverpool University and Granada Learning North Liverpool City Academy
Macmillan CTC Macmillan Academy
Morgan Stanley Citizenship
Oasis Community Learning The Oasis Academy
Oracle IT Equipment for Specialist Schools
PC World Promotion of Parents Online
Peter Shalson London Academy (Brent)
Philip Green, Marks and Spencer, Next, GUS plc Fashion Retail Academy
Plato Learning National Network of Science Learning Centres
Roger de Haan Charitable Trust with Kent County Council Marlowe Academy
Roger de Haan Charitable Trust with Kings School Canterbury Folkestone Academy
Rolls Royce National Network of Science Learning Centres
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark with the Provincial de la Salle Brothers St. Paul's Academy St. Matthews Academy
Royal Bank of Scotland Aim Higher Roadshows
Royal National Lifeboat Institution Citizen pack
Sir Clive Bourne Mossbourne
Sir Frank Lowe Capital City Academy
Sun Microsystems ICT Hardware of CCEM
Sutton Trust The Independent/State School Partnership Scheme
The Mercers Company with Thomas Telford Online Walsall City Academy
The Mercers Company with Thomas Telford Online and HSBC Sandwell Academy
Toc H and the Church of England Bradford Academy
UBS The Bridge Academy
Youth Sport Trust The Independent/State School Partnership Scheme
Various businesses (Individuals attending events to learn about the London Business Challenge) London Business Challenge

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