Universities and Colleges

With the ever-increasing cost of tuition fees, grants, bursaries and scholarships are appreciated more than ever.

They can make a huge difference to the recipient and in many cases, enable a student who would otherwise not have the chance, to continue their education. Every year we hold a Royal Charter Dinner to commemorate the Company being issue with a Royal Charter by Her Majesty the Queen in 2013. The appeal raises funds that enable us to provide Royal Charter Scholarships and Bursaries to key universities and colleges.

We currently have an Industry Partnership running through William Hands and the Gordon Russell Museum with Rycotewood Furniture Centre. This project gives students real life industry experience of working on a project to actual deadlines.

Furthermore, we develop workshops and offer time and support to ensure the future of our industry. Here are a selection of the institutions that we support: