IN addition to the Kitchener Scholarships offered by the Corps, which are normally for Secondary Education, the Council of the Lord Kitchener National Memorial Fund offers for competition up to a maximum of 22 scholarships, tenable from October 2015, for the sons and daughters of service families going to university. The value of each scholarship will be £1000 and will be paid to scholars at the beginning of their course. Full details of eligibility and how to apply are available on the website www.lknmf.com. The closing date for applications is 29 May 15. For more information, contact the Secretary, Lt Col (Retd) D N Hamilton MBE FInstRE, Lord Kitchener National Memorial Fund, Tel: 07931378876 email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: Mid Kent Training Services Ltd sponsored 4 Scholarships last year for applicants with a Royal Engineers connection. They are very kindly sponsoring 3 Scholarships this year specifically for those who have the Corps connection. Applications are also encouraged from those who are leaving the services, are under 30 and wish to take up tertiary education.