Grants for those in Further Education
If you are aged sixteen or over and studying at below degree level (sixth form, college, A Levels, T Levels, Vocational Qualifications, etc), we may be able to help you with a grant. It doesn’t matter if you are studying part-time or full-time; continuing to live at home or studying away – we would be delighted to receive an application from you.
Please be aware that those applying for or who have received this grant are not eligible to apply for a Educational Trip Grant or a General Grant for equipment required for their course.
You can apply for this grant in each academic year you are studying at sixth form or college.
You must already have started your course before you apply.
Applicants aged 18 or over do not need to get the form signed by a parent or guardian with effect from the April 2023 meeting.
To qualify for a grant you must be aged under twenty-five at the start of your course
and fulfill any one of the following criteria
- be a former pupil of Christ Church & St Peter’s CE Primary School, Mountsorrel
- be resident in Mountsorrel, and for a minimum period of at least twelve months
- have a parent/guardian who is resident in Mountsorrel, and has been for a minimum period of at least twelve months
Click on the link below to download an application form. Fill it in online before printing. After printing, please check that it is filled in completely and accurately. Please pay particular attention to make sure your bank details are entered correctly as incorrect information may mean that, even if you are awarded a grant, you may not receive it. Make sure that the form is signed by you and your tutor and stamped by your training provider. When complete, send the form to the Clerk to the Trustees whose name and address is shown at the bottom of the form. Then sit back and wait to hear. Dates of our meetings and deadlines for applications are shown on our homepage. Please make sure that applications are received before the deadline as applications received after this time will not be accepted. All applicants will hear if they have been successful or not by the end of the month following the trustees’ meeting. Please do not chase for a response until after this date.