The new academic year is here – are you eligible for a grant?
If you are a young resident of Horley under the age of 25 you are entitled to a grant if you are at a key stage in your education.
The grants are a fixed sum paid to every child on request at up to four stages of their education.
The current grants are:
- Rising fives about to start school – £100
- At the start of secondary education (usually Year 7) – £300
- At the start of A-levels, college training apprenticeships etc. (Year 12 or equivalent) – £500
- At the start of further education, University, or other accredited training (which is unpaid or paid below the relevant minimum wage) at age 18 to 24 – £1000
Full details of the scheme and how to apply are on the Horley Views Web site under MHT, or contact Mike Patching on 730039, or any of the MHT Trustees