Thanks to our donors, if you’re successful in applying for a place on the Skills for Life Award, the Sir Francis Chichester Trusts will cover 100% of your course cost.* With a place on the course usually costing up to £1,749, this is a truly unique opportunity not to be missed.
*You will be liable for travel costs for your journey to the coach transfer meeting point.
Who should apply?
- Young people living in Devon aged 16-19 at the time of the course
- Those who have had few opportunities of this kind and have not attended an Outward Bound course previously
- Young people who lack confidence or would benefit from time away from their current circumstances
The course isn’t suitable for young people who are on probation or subject to a Youth Offending Order.
The application process
- Click here to download the application form and return it back to us, by Monday 3 February 2020.
- If you are short-listed for a place, you’ll meet with our Trustees and a member of the Outward Bound team on the 5 or 6 March 2020, in Exeter, to talk through your suitability and tell you more about the Award.
- You’ll be informed by spring of the year of your course whether or not you have been successful in gaining a place.