There are a number of funds and grants available for Explorers in Kent to aid in the participation of adventurous activities such as expeditions. For advice on the funds available, please contact us.
Details of some of the funds are below:
The outgoing Chair of Kent County Scout Council, Eric Watts OBE, has generously offered a bursary of £50 each year for the next five years which will be awarded annually to a Young Person to assist him/her achieve something special for themself or their Group in an artistic or other challenging endeavour (but excluding sports activities). To apply for the award the Young Person should submit a summary of how the award will help achieve his/her challenge, in a maximum of 200 words, to Liz Simmons, Kent Scouts, PO BOX 1311, Maidstone, ME14 9QJ.
County Chair and County Commissioner will judge the entries.
There are other grants available both at County and National Level for specific projects. Contact us with details of your project and we can provide information on the grants available to you.