Milestones for Schools

The following dates reflect the annual milestones for schools.

2020 Dates  – PLEASE NOTE CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19 MARKED WITH **

Wednesday 30 September 2020

BGA submits recommended 2021 Round Grants to DET for approval.  The Minister advises schools in November/December 2019.  Contracts MUST NOT be signed for projects until the Minister’s approval is received, and the BGA has approved the tendering process.

Tuesday 20 October 2020 1.20 pm for 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm via ZOOM

BGA Annual Seminar for Schools considering applying for Round 2022 Capital Grant Applications or Master Plan Grants.   CLICK HERE to register for access via ZOOM.

Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Closing date for Stage 1 Notice of Intent for Round 2022 Capital Grants.

Thursday, 3 December 2020

Applications Open for Stage 2 Initial Application for  Round 2022 Capital Grants.

21 December 2020 – 1 January 2021 inclusive

BGA & AISSA Office closed

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2021 Dates

Tuesday, 2 February 2021

Closing date for Stage 2 Initial Application for Round 2022 Capital Grants.

Tuesday, 9 February 2021

Applications Open for Stage 3 Financial Documentation for  Round 2022 Capital Grants.

Wednesday 10 February 2021

1st Round Closing date for Master Plan Grant applications to be considered at the Committee’s February Meeting.  CLICK HERE for further information.

Monday 1 March – Friday 26 March 2021

School Visits by a panel from the BGA Committee to those schools that have lodged a Stage 2 Initial Application for Round 2022

Tuesday 13 April 2021 (End of Term 1) 

Closing date for Stage 3 Financial Documentation for Round 2022 Capital Grants.

Thursday 13 May 2021

Schools advised of indicative grants and Applications Open for Stage 4 Final Documentation for Round 2022 Capital Grants.

Tuesday, 6 July 2021 (End of Term 2)

Closing date for Stage 4 Final Documentation Round 2022 Capital Grants.

Wednesday 4 August 2021

2nd Round Closing date for Master Plan Grant applications to be considered at the Committee’s August meeting. CLICK HERE for further information.

Thursday 30 September 2021

BGA submits recommended 2022 Round Grants to DESE for approval.  The Minister advises schools in November/December 2021.  Contracts MUST NOT be signed for projects until the Minister’s approval is received, and the BGA has approved the tendering process.

Tuesday 19 October 2021 (TBC) 

BGA Annual Seminar for Schools considering applying for Round 2023 Capital Grant Applications or Master Plan Grants.   Registration not yet open.

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

Closing date for Stage 1 Notice of Intent for Round 2023 Capital Grants.

Thursday, 2 December 2021

Applications Open for Stage 2 Initial Application for  Round 2023 Capital Grants.

21 December 2021 – 31 January 2021 inclusive

BGA & AISSA Office closed

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2022 Dates

Tuesday, 1 February 2022

Closing date for Stage 2 Initial Application for Round 2023 Capital Grants.