Chair - Mr Myles Sandys
The Revd John Dixon
Mr R Brown
Mr I Moulton
Mr J Myers
Mrs C Salisbury
Mr A Stoker
Mr R Bonham
Caretaker - Curator: Terry McGarr, firstname.lastname@example.org, 015394-36674
Clerk - Joanne Heather, Scutcheon House Farm, Far Sawrey, Ambleside LA22 0LQ,
1. To make a difference to the young people of the Ancient Parish of Hawkshead by providing financial support to assist their further education and their entry into working life.
2. To operate a museum in the Old Grammar School to educate the public in the history of Hawkshead Grammar School and its importance in education in the North of England, as well as contributing to the tourist attractions and economy of the Parish.
Educational grants are offered by the Foundation for young people residing in the Ancient Parish of Hawkshead, which includes Skelwith and Satterthwaite but not Colton. The catchment area is bounded to the north by the river Brathay, to the northwest by Yewdale Beck, and to the south by the border with Colton Parish.
September 2020: The grant application rules and application form have been updated for 2020-21 applications. Grants for 2020 will include higher-level grants, as before, for university, apprenticeships or vocational courses, and lower-level grants for transportation for 16-18 year olds studying A-levels or 6th form college courses. The deadline for submission for 2020-21 applications is 30th September 2020 via email or in writing to the Clerk, Joanne Heather, at email@example.com or Scutcheon House Farm, Far Sawrey, Ambleside LA22 0LQ.
Donations including will bequests are encouraged, especially from previous beneficiaries who will appreciate the extent to which a small grant can help a young person at a formative stage.
See the Charity Commission's scheme