Have you just left secondary school and are starting further education such as college, university, an apprenticeship or other technical training?
If so, you could be eligible for a small grant from the Blackdown Educational Trust. Your main family home must be in either Broadwindsor, Blackdown, Burstock or Thorncombe. All applications should be received by 1 October 2013.
You must apply in writing, giving your home address, stating which school you attended, what course you are following and the purpose for which you would like the grant. For example tools, books etc.
If you think you are eligible, the trustees will be pleased to hear from you. Please apply to The Secretary, Blackdown Trust, Oldcotes Hursey, Broadwindsor, Beaminster, Dorset DT8 3LN.