Educational Trust Scheme

The terms of the Trust allow grants to be awarded for a number of educational purposes

Initially the Trusts were in the form of educational bursaries and scholarships. These have now been reactivated under the collective heading of the Lanarkshire Educational Trust Scheme for residents that reside within the area formerly known as The County of Lanark 1930 when the Trust was established.

The terms of the Trust allow grants to be awarded for a number of educational purposes including; travel scholarships, travel grants, research scholarships, support for clubs or organisations for young people, special educational equipment for schools, provisions and maintenance of sports facilities, educational experimentation, promoting education in visual arts, in music and in drama and limited aspects of adult education.

Application closing dates are 15 August and 15 December each year. All applications will be presented to the Educational Trust Committee (comprising of six Councillors, three each from North and South Lanarkshire) which usually convenes in October and March of each year.

Application Packs  and Guidance are available for download.

For further information and to request an application form for the Lanarkshire Educational Trust Scheme please use the 'contact us' box if you have any questions. For more information, see 'related pages', 'downloads' or 'other useful websites'.

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