Peter Greenwood Memorial Trust

Deaf or hard of hearing?
About to start college, university or training?
We can help you to achieve your goals
Assisting deaf and hearing impaired individuals in education and training
Financial help to buy books and equipment

What does our charity do?

The PGMT offers cash grants (bursaries) to deaf and hearing-impaired students who are permanent residents of the United Kingdom and who have (a) an offer of a place or (b) secured a place or (c) are already studying on a course or activity in Secondary, Higher or Further education (or training) in the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland).

PGMT may also offer bursaries to groups or organisations which provide such course or activities as detailed above.

Who was  Peter Greenwood?

Peter was the Deputy Head at Thorn Park School for Deaf Children, Bradford. He worked enthusiastically to improve educational opportunities for Deaf people, particularly in post 16 education.

Tragically, he died in the fire at Bradford City Football Ground in May 1985

You can read more about Peter Greenwood here