THE CHARLES AND BARBARA TYRE TRUST

The Trust offers financial help to young people under the age of 25 years, who seek financial assistance to improve their qualifications, retrain or through disability, wish to benefit from a re-creative holiday.

Applicants must be under 25 years of age, have completed their school education, and BE ABLE TO SATISFY THE GOVERNORS THAT THEY ARE OF THE PROTESTANT FAITH AND LIVE IN THE FORMER COUNTY OF ARGYLL – which includes Kinlochleven but excludes Helensburgh and the Island of Bute.

Grants are available to assist applicants of both sexes -

a. TO OBTAIN QUALIFICATION ADDITIONAL TO A DEGREE, ASSOCIATE-SHIP, DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE OF A UNIVERSITY, or other institute of further or higher education already obtained.
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b. TO TRAIN IN A TRADE OR PROFESSION OTHER THAN IN WHICH THEY ARE AT PRESENT TRAINED.
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c. TO UNDERTAKE A COURSE PROVIDED BY THE OPEN UNIVERSITY, for which they have registered or are about to register.
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d. TO UNDERTAKE TRAINING IN LEADERSHIP AND INITIATIVE.
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e. TO BENEFIT FROM RE-CREATIVE HOLIDAYS in cases of physical or mental disability, whether permanent or temporary.
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Completed on-line applications must be received no later than 31 May in any year and successful applicants will be notified after decisions are made toward the end of August. Applications received after the closing date will not normally be considered except in exceptional circumstances.

Please note application forms will be accepted before examination results are received.