General Education Support Services

  • Educational Trusts' Forum

    This site includes registered charities that are prepared to consider grants and awards to assist families in need who cannot afford educational or boarding fees. Some of these have given to support children of mission workers at independent schools. e.g. Lloyd Foundation, Mercers' Company and Royal Medical Foundation.

  • Independent School Fees Advice (SFIA)

    SFIA Ltd is a UK specialist in school fee planning and they offer advice and information through their website. Independent schools can also be searched for through their site.

    Tel: 01628 566777
  • Royal National Children's Foundation

    Royal National Children's Foundation helps vulnerable children and young people in Britain whose circumstances are seriously prejudicial to their normal development and where no other care is available. The Charity helps by providing grants and boarding school places for children aged 7 - 18 who have suffered trauma, tragedy or neglect in their young lives. These are young people who usually have one or no active parents, whose normal development is compromised or threatened by adverse home, school or family circumstances. They can also provide information about grant making trusts for children of clergy and overseas workers.

  • The Qualifications and Curriculum Authority

    This QCA is the guardian of standards in UK education and training.

  • The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA)

    UKCISA provides advice and information to international students studying in the UK and to staff who work with them. Their site includes information about student financial support for those coming to or back to the UK for further education, as well as advice for UK students contemplating study abroad.