Margaret Pilkington Fund

Margaret H. Pilkington MBE, DL. had a lifelong interest in the out of doors and the training of young people. This bursary fund has been set up in her memory, and is a fitting tribute to her. The Margaret Pilkington Outdoor Activities and Training Bursary fund is open to members of Girlguiding Merseyside and Girlguiding Sefton only who are 15 years or over. The bursary is available for activities or trainings organised by Girlguiding UK, or other recognised bodies, acceptable to the committee. Preference will be given to adults attending courses which lead to a qualification for the benefit of girls and young women. For example, grants may be awarded for the following: Camp and Pack Holiday training(s) leading to a qualification, archery, Queen's Guide expeditions, and canoeing etc. How to Apply Further details, and an application form for the Margaret Pilkington Bursary Fund, can be obtained from the Bookings Secretary.