QEST funding round open for applications

The Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) is now welcoming applications from talented craftspeople – including stonemasons – who are looking to further their careers.

Applications close on 12 February at 5pm and Individual makers can apply for up to £18,000 in funding for Scholarships, up to £10,000 for Emerging Maker Grants and up to £12,000 for Apprenticeship training.

If you wish to apply but require further guidance, QEST will be running advice sessions via Zoom. These include:

How to Apply for an Emerging Maker Grant
15 January, 1pm-2pm
Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEucu2ppz0uH9UrRplXAc6vxyTvgAtFrfak#/registration
How to Apply for a Scholarship
19 January, 1pm-2pm
Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpcu2opj0tGddzzEdLacHUDjzCxNWMQ6B0#/registration
How to Apply for an Apprenticeship
24 January, 1pm-2pm
Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpf-usqjstGNy8vbjwePG_hyiHH4AmLfit#/registration
Find out more information visit: https://www.qest.org.uk/