The Mike Devenney Scholarship helps talented and independent minded disabled students, both undergraduate and postgraduate with some of the costs of studying at higher education institutions. They may be able to assist with fees, equipment and/or accommodation costs. Applicants must be British and disabled and can be of any age. Closing date for applications is the beginning of July.
Elizabeth Eagle-Bott Memorial Fund
Awards to blind or partially sighted musicians, for musical study, projects and events for the benefit of local, national and international communities. To qualify, applicants, or people supported by applicants, must be both:
- registrable as sight impaired or seriously sight impaired (partially sighted or blind); and
- a UK citizen.
Priority is given to classical musicians, especially organists.
Applications are to be submitted to RNIB by email to [email protected] by 31 March each year. There is no application fee. Interview and audition expenses will be met by the fund. For further information about these awards and for an application form, please email [email protected] or telephone 020 7391 2273.