Any young person aged less than 25 years and living in the ancient parish of Yarpole (Yarpole, Bircher, Bircher Common, Croft, Bicton) may apply to the charitable trust for a grant.
The trust may assist eligible candidates with fees and costs associated with secondary and tertiary education as well as with initial professional training. Support can be given towards a wide variety of needs such as:
* tuition fees
* tools & equipment
* course books & software
* costs toward school/college trips or independent travel of an educational nature.
The trustees meet three or four times a year to consider applications. Applications should be received three months before the grant is needed, although urgent cass will be considered.
For further information or to request an application form please contact The Trust Secretary on 01568 780945 or by email:
To print off an application form follow the link.