How To Apply

Applications can be made at any time during the academic year.  It is highly recommended that you read our Bursaries Criteria before applying for a bursary.

If you would like to apply directly for a bursary from us, please click here to download and complete our Application Form, print it off, sign it and send to The Cheryl King Trust c/o Marianne Windham, 24 Litchfield Way, Guildford GU2 7QH or scan and email to

We will require appropriate evidence of income or relevant financial circumstances eg 3 months of payslips or most recent tax self-assessment income summary.

If your application is accepted, you will be informed in writing, and arrangements will be made for The Cheryl King Trust to pay an agreed contribution for the cost of music lessons to the end of the current academic year.

The teacher will forward pupil progress reports to the Trust and applications to continue funding in subsequent years will be dependent on these being satisfactory.

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