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Local education grants available

14th June 2019

Burton Latimer United Education Foundation is again looking for applicants for a grant to assist with their costs in primary, secondary, further, and higher education – including university.

This scheme is for residents of Burton Latimer only, and is primarily to assist with monies needed during the education period. As a general rule, there is an upper age limit of 25 years. The Foundation promotes education (including social and physical training) and supports those in need of financial assistance by providing:

  • Scholarships, bursaries and maintenance allowances or grants, which are tenable at any school, university or college of further education.
  • Financial assistance for clothing, tools, instruments or books to assist people to pursue their education.
  • Help with travel costs for educational purposes.
  • Contributions towards the costs involved with preparing for – or entering – a profession, trade or occupation on leaving school or further education.
  • Grants for the two local schools for any projects they may be undertaking.

Further information and application forms can be obtained from Becky Hall, 11 Manor Road, Rothwell (tel 07968 762192, email Application forms must be completed in full and returned by 30th September 2019 at the latest.

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