How to apply for a Gap Year Grant
Before starting check your eligibility.
Please email us the following:
Email to: Correspondent@roughleytrust.org.uk
Applications open for Birmingham students on October 1, and on April 1 for applications from students in the surrounding area if there are still vacancies.
All Applicants being considered for a Gap Year Grant will be invited for an interview in Birmingham.
Gap year grant reports
|Nik Verweel||August 2018||Huanan County, Heilongjiang Province, China|
|Kaylen Airey||January 2018||Kep, Cambodia|
|Laura Webb||August 2017||El Shaddai, North West Swaziland|
|Rachel Barwell||August 2017||La Unión, Lempira, Honduras|
|Jordan Ferguson||August 2017||Sedgefield, Western Cape, South Africa|
|Solomon Smith||August 2017||Punta Gorda, Roatan Island, Honduras|
|Leonie Jurkschat||August 2016||Rukumkot, Rukum, Nepal|
|Orla Owen||August 2016||Kottapakonda, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Zeinab Akhter||Easter 2016||Nanyuki, Kenya|
In 2016 the Trust awarded a Gap year grant to Zeinab Akhter to help with the costs of a Medicine and Healthcare project in Kenya with Projects Abroad.
Read Zeinab's report.
In 2017 the Trust awarded a Gap Year Grant to Leonie Jurkschat. Leonie taught English in Nepal with Project Trust.
Read Leonie's report.