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Third Sector

Business, Innovation and Skills written question – answered on 14th December 2011.

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Photo of Gareth Thomas Gareth Thomas Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Party Chair, Co-operative Party

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, pursuant to the answer of 7 December 2011, Official Report, columns 330-1W, on third sector,

(1) how much funding his Department provided to each organisation listed in 2010-11; and if he will make a statement;

(2) how much funding was provided to the organisations listed by other Directorates in his Department in 2011-12; and if he will make a statement;

(3) how much funding his Department provided to (a) the Royal Society, (b) the British Academy, (c) the Royal Academy of Engineering, (d) the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Network, (e) the British Science Association, (f) the UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology, (g) the Design Council, (h) Natural England, (i) the UK Council for International Students, (j) Tate Britain, (k) the British Council, (l) the Royal Anniversary Trust, (m) the Raleigh International Trust (n) the Association of Commonwealth Universities, (o) the National Foundation for Education and (p) Royal Botanic Kew Gardens in 2010-11.

Photo of John Hayes John Hayes The Minister for Universities and Science, The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

The following table lists the information held by the Department for 2010-11 and 2011-12 and supersedes the answer of 7 December 2011, Hansard, columns 330-31W. None of the bodies concerned receive direct departmental funding in 2011-12 other than through the Knowledge and Innovation Group.

2010-11 2011-12
Royal Society 48,558 47,830
British Academy 26,448 27,001
Royal Academy of Engineering 12,826 12,634
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Network (STEMNET) 6,828 6,300
British Science Association 1,526 1,530
Engineering UK 350 350
UK Resource Centre for Women in SET 2,469 500
Design Council 5,540 5,312
Natural England 365
UK Council for International Students 300 150
Tate Britain 291
The British Council 285 204
European University Institute 229 188
College of Europe 213 46
Royal Anniversary Trust 167
Association of Commonwealth Universities 117 58
National Foundation for Education 115
Royal Botanic Kew Gardens 111 360

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