Peter Greenwood Memorial Trust
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