Milestones for Schools

The following dates reflect the annual milestones for schools.

2021 Dates

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.

Thursday, 8 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.

Monday 25 October 2021 (TBC)

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

Thursday, 25 November 2021

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

Thursday, 2 December 2021

Stage 2 Initial application Instructional Session via ZOOM for Round 2023 Capital Grants.

Thursday, 2 December 2021

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

20 December 2021 – 4 January 2022 inclusive

BGA & AISSA Office closed

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2022 Dates

Thursday, 3 February 2022

Closing date for Stage 2 Initial Application for Round 2023 Capital Grants.
1st Round Closing date for Master Plan Grant applications to be considered at the Committee’s February Meeting.  CLICK HERE for further information.

Monday 21 February – Friday 18 March 2022

School Visits by a panel from the BGA Committee to those schools that have lodged a Stage 2 Initial Application for Round 2023

Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Applications Open for Stage 3 Financial Documentation for  Round 2023 Capital Grants.

Thursday 14 April 2022 (End of Term 1) 

Closing date for Stage 3 Financial Documentation for Round 2023 Capital Grants.

Thursday 12 May 2022

Schools advised of indicative grants and Applications Open for Stage 4 Final Documentation for Round 2023 Capital Grants.

Thursday, 7 July 2022 (End of Term 2)

Closing date for Stage 4 Final Documentation Round 2023 Capital Grants.

Thursday 4 August 2022

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

Friday 30 September 2022

BGA submits recommended 2023 Round Grants to DESE for approval.  The Minister advises schools in November/December 2022.  Contracts MUST NOT be signed for projects until the Minister’s approval is received, and the BGA has approved the tendering process.

Tuesday 18 October 2022 (TBC)

BGA Annual Seminar for Schools considering applying for Round 2024 Capital Grant Applications or Master Plan Grants.

Wednesday, 19 October 2022 (TBC)

Applications Open for Stage 1 Notice of Intent for  Round 2024 Capital Grants.

Thursday, 24 November 2022

Closing date for Stage 1 Notice of Intent for Round 2024 Capital Grants.

Thursday, 1 December 2022

Stage 2 Initial application Instructional Session via ZOOM for Round 2024 Capital Grants (if required)
Applications Open for Stage 2 Initial Application for  Round 2024 Capital Grants.

19 December 2022 – 3 January 2023 inclusive

BGA & AISSA Office closed

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2023 Dates

Thursday, 2 February 2023

Closing date for Stage 2 Initial Application for Round 2024 Capital Grants.
1st Round Closing date for Master Plan Grant applications to be considered at the Committee’s February Meeting.  CLICK HERE for further information.