Westoe Educational Charity

Educational grants for young people under 25 years old who live in South Tyneside. To be able to apply you should either be a care leaver or still being looked after by a parent or guardian. 

Grants are to help young people further their education or help them enter a profession after leaving education.

Grants might be for

  • scholarships, bursaries, maintenance allowances 
  • travel
  • outfits
  • clothing
  • tools
  • books

Last updated on 16 July 2019

Who is eligible?

Young people under 25 years old who live in South Tyneside. To be able to apply you should either be a care leaver or still being looked after by a parent or guardian. 

How to apply?

Contact the charity to request an application form.

Contact details

South Tyneside Council, Town Hall
Westoe Road
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE33 2RL
Telephone: 0191 424 4222
Email: ian.burden@southtyneside.gov.uk