FundingEducation and Training Grant Scheme: Application Form

The Training Grants scheme was developed to meet objective 2 of the Westray Development Trust:

The Westray Development Trust Directors have agreed to an annual training bursary fund, to assist the goal of “advancing education and in particular to promote opportunities for learning for the benefit of the general public.”

Bursary awards will be limited to 50% of course fees up to a maximum of £500 per person per year.

The education and training courses eligible for these grants are for personal development either socially, academically or vocationally. Statutory workplace courses will not be considered.

In the case of individuals who wish to obtain a full driving licence, WDT will fund up to 50% of the costs of up to 10 lessons per person. This can only be obtained once per individual.

Applicants must be ordinarily resident on Westray i.e. Westray is where they live for most of the year.

    Section 1: About You

    Section 2: About your training

    At the end of your project you will be required to complete and return a ‘Project Review Form’. This will be
    emailed to you. In this form you be asked to reflect on how your project went and reflect on the answers you
    have given in this application form.

    You will also be asked to send a photograph or a maximum of five photographs of your project for the Trust’s
    publicity if appropriate.

    By completing this form and submitting it to Westray Development Trust (WDT) you are consenting for this
    form and the data within to be processed and stored by WDT in order for WDT to fulfil its functions as a
    community development trust. You are also consenting to receive communications from Westray Development
    Trust. Under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 you can request to see any data held on you at
    any time, simply get in touch with WDT office at