The Local Institute Assessment & Funding Panel is a volunteer working party made up of local institute volunteers that exists to review and make recommendations for the transparent distribution of CII allocated local institute funding in relation to Ordinary grants, Special grants and local institute reserves.
The panel also assumes responsibility for reviewing and making recommendations with regard to the annual local institute assessment criteria.
The Local Institute Assessment & Funding Panel is a non executive panel and is accountable to the CII Board. A report on the activities of the Local Institute Assessment & Funding Panel is produced for the CII Board on an annual basis.
The panel is chaired by Clair Brand, Royal Tunbridge Wells. Committee members include; Richard Cockbain (Perth & Dundee), Paul Exton (Sheffield), James Peace (London) and Katy Thorne (Newcastle).