Apply for an Award

DB Trust awards fall into two categories:

1. An award for an individual student aged 16 or over. This award should be applied for by the student themselves. Please contact info@davidbucklandtrust.com for application details As of June 2017 the maximum award we will offer to an individual student is £400

2. An award for an individual student aged below 16, a group of students of any age, or any other award for a school/setting/organisation. This award should be applied for by a representative of the school /organisation/setting. Please contact info@davidbucklandtrust.com for application details  As of June 2017 the maximum award we will offer to a school is £800

Notes: For the purpose of any grants a foreign language is any language other than English which the pupil is learning solely or mainly at school (a language does not count if acquired by birth and/or upbringing).

The award can be used to support and further studies within the UK or abroad, or to aid transition to higher study within a university in the UK.

  • All forms must be electronically submitted to: info@davidbucklandtrust.com
  • The parts of the forms which require a signature must be signed, scanned and e-mailed.
  • If you have successfully applied for a grant, you are not eligible to apply for another within a 5 year period.
  • All successful applicants will be contacted within 3 months from the date of application.
  • If you have not heard from the DB Trust within 3 months of application, you have been unsuccessful at this time.
  • Please note, awards will not be made for the purchase of general classroom resources for a school / setting / organisation
  • Grants are awarded on the understanding that they will be spent in line with the details submitted on the application form.
  • If you are awarded a grant and your circumstances change then you must contact the trustees using the email address given above.