Reside in the area of the Ancient Parish of Rochdale (N.B. the geographical area of the Ancient Parish of Rochdale includes Rochdale, Littleborough, Milnrow, Wardle, Whitworth, Todmorden, Saddleworth); or
Attend a school in the area of the Ancient Parish of Rochdale; or
Have attended a school in the area.
NOTE: There is no age limit for applicants, but preference will be given to persons qualified who are under the age of 25 years.
What grants are available
Grants from the Trusts may be given for any purpose which promotes the education of the applicant (including social and physical training). In particular, monies may be given for the following purposes:
Scholarships, bursaries, grants or maintenance allowances tenable at any school, University, College or Education or other institution of further or higher (including professional and technical) education approved by the Trustees;
A Scholarship or maintenance allowance to enable such persons to travel, whether in the United Kingdom or abroad to pursue their education;