If the officer contributed to the Trust whilst serving, the family may be eligible for an allowance or grant. An Application Form will need to be submitted showing details of all children and household income. If the children are under statutory school leaving age; or if over that age and undertaking higher education; a weekly maintenance allowance may be made. For any children over 19 years of age a Further Education Grant may be payable if they are continuing their studies in further education.
Weekly maintenance allowances and grants approved by the Trustees will be back dated to the date of the event giving rise to the application, or where the date of the event giving rise to the application is more than twelve months previously, to a maximum of twelve months preceding the date of the application.