01/08/2016The NNECL seeks to fund and commission research

The National Network for the Education of Care Leavers is pleased to announce an open call for the NNECL NNCO commissioned research, to the sum of £10,000. The NNECL welcomes research proposals that support the network’s mission statement with priority given to submissions that meet with the outlined criteria.

The National Network for the Education of Care Leavers (NNECL) invites proposals for research to support our aim knowledge and understanding of the progression of children in care and care-leavers into and through further and higher education.

Please find attached details of the NNECL NNCO Researching Funding Specification.

Key information for proposers:

  • Deadline for submitting proposals is midday, 22nd August 2016
  • Proposals to be submitted in PDF format to
  • Proposers to be available for a telephone interview in the week commencing 22nd August, should they be short-listed
  • The NNECL expects to confirm a final outcome on the 30th August 2016

NNECL NNCO Commissioned Research Funding Specification