The Hockerill Foundation

Level of study
Postgraduate taught masters
Subject area
Teacher Training
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 31/03/2021 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The Hockerill Foundation makes individual grants mainly to those training in the United Kingdom to be teachers, with a priority to teaching Religious Education.

Value of Award

Up to £1250. Dependent on personal circumstances.

Eligibility Criteria

We make grants in the following categories for study in the United Kingdom, with priority given to Religious Education courses.

  • students and teaching assistants taking teaching qualifications*, or first degrees leading to teaching.
  • teachers, teaching assistants and others in an educational capacity seeking professional development through full-time or part-time courses.
  • those undertaking research related to the practice of Religious Education in schools or further education
  • students taking other first degree courses*, or courses in further education.
  • others involved in teaching and leading in voluntary, non-statutory education, including those concerned with adult and Christian education.

How to Apply

The application forms are available on request from the Hockerill Foundation website.


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