Thomas and Elizabeth Williams Scholarship - Residents from the Llanelli/Kidwelly districts.
Reference Number: P221
Key Award Information
The scholarship provides financial assistance towards fees and living expenses for those from the Llanelli/Kidwelly school districts in Camarthernshire pursuing further study at college or university.
Grants towards fees and living expenses for those pursuing post graduate courses at college or university. This usually constitutes a payment of about £5,000 for the academic year. However, there is a preference for those wishing to study in America, and grants for this can be as much as £8,000 for the academic year.
Number of Awards Available: Approx 8 Awards.
The Thomas & Elizabeth Williams Scholarship is available to those who have been resident for at least two years (during the 10 years immediately preceding the date of application) within a specified area of Carmarthenshire. Preference is given to the Kidwelly/Llanelli school district . Applicants must be under 30 years of age and should possess a good honours degree. The closing date is 26 th June 2012. Application forms will be available around Easter.
How to Apply
Application forms should be completed and returned to the Director of Education & Children’s Services by the closing date.
Application Form: Available from the Student Support Office, Carmarthen County Council. Application forms will be available around Easter.
Application Deadline: Usually June.
Further details and application forms from:
Director of Lifelong Learning & Leisure,
Carmarthen County Council,
For more information please contact the Student Support Manager, Alyson Williams on AlyWilliams@carmarthenshire.gov.uk