We are a registered charity which offers grants to people who have links
with North Devon, and who wish to achieve a better life through further
Primarily we assist people whose circumstances are financially difficult.
We offer grants, where no other funding is available:
• To help train unemployed men and women so that they will be able to
find a job
• To train those already in a job to do their job better
• To enable individuals to embark on a course of study which will help
them gain promotion at work
• It is unlikely that the Foundation will award first degree applicants unless
they can prove extraordinary circumstances.
We prefer to receive application forms online as this will greatly speed consideration of your application. However, if you are unable to do this please write to us at the address on our contact page requesting an application form which must be completed in full.
If you have difficulty accessing a computer you can book time at a Pathfinder Centre - the telephone numbers are on the To Apply page.