The Bernard Butler Trust Fund

Grants are available for individuals who work in the building or civil engineering construction industry who need financial help to advance their education or work.

Grants of around £1,000 may be given for:

  • The Cost of a Course of Study including ancillary costs.
  • Travel & accommodation costs to attend seminars, Institution meetings essential to their studies or research.
  • The Cost of Personal Help that will facilitate the freedom to qualify or undertake research (Dependant relative etc.)
  • Any other project or reason which the Trust considers has Engineering Merit and enhances the individual or the Engineering and associated Professions in General.

Last updated on 11 March 2018

Who is eligible?

People who are studying or working in building or civil engineering.

How to apply?

Individuals can apply online on the charity's website:

You can also download an application form and send the completed form by post:

Individuals can apply at any time of the year. Applications will needed to supported by a referee, such as someone who works in engineering or education. If an applicant is successful, the fund will ask for progress reports or confirmation of achievement. 

Contact details

Bernard Butler Trust Fund
27 Ashley Park
Ashley Heath, Ringwood
BH24 2HA