The Language Access Fund has been developed by Trinity College London to provide English language learning and examination grants for candidates in the UK and Ireland.
It is specifically designed to support those who experience barriers to accessing training and qualifications due to socio-economic or race inequalities, settlement status, special needs or disabilities, and more.
The grant will be used to help these candidates prepare for and achieve one of Trinity’s language qualifications.
Submitting an application
Applications for the Language Access Fund must be completed using the online application form.
A completed budget form must be attached to each application.
Those wishing to make an application should download and read the information and guidance for applicants.
Applicants can apply for a grant amount for a group or an individual candidate and will use the same application form.
The grant amounts are as follows:
United Kingdom (GBP)
The Language Access Fund is specifically designed to support learners who experience barriers to accessing language training and qualifications.
These barriers can include:
Other access or inclusion issues will be considered but will need to be detailed in the application.
The grant can be spent on any of the following:
If there is something else that does not appear on this list that your candidate/s need the grant money for, please detail this in your application.
See also 'exclusions' on p9 of the 'Information and guidance for applicants'.
Applications can be submitted using the online application form from the below displayed open date, up until the related closing date.
Open for applications
Wednesday 15 June 2022
Friday 29 July 2022
Monday 30 January 2023
Friday 24 March 2023
Monday 17 July 2023
Friday 22 September 2023
Download our information and guidance for applicants PDF. This includes an interactive mock application form to draft responses on a computer, and copy and paste your text directly into the live application form when the grant round opens.Download the full guidance
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