Our role in education

The Charity's main emphasis is to make grants in the field of education in three main areas:

  •  Individual grants to support the education and training of teachers
  • Grants to organisations to support teachers and research and development in religious education
  • Grants to develop the church's educational work in the dioceses of Chelmsford and St Albans.

Foundation news

September 2104

2014 Hockerill NATRE Prize Winners

We have pleasure in announcing the 2014 Prize Winners more

December 2013

Celebrating good creative RE.

The competition for the 2014 Hockeill NATRE Prize for Innovation in RE Teaching is now open. If you are a creative Teacher of RE or know of an excellent Teacher of RE then look at the following information on how to enter this competion more

What is the Hockerill Foundation?

The History

The Hockerill Educational Foundation was established as a charity in 1977, following the closure of Hockerill College of Education. The Charity's main emphasis is to make grants in the field of education. more

What kinds of grants are available?

The foundation offers three type of grants:

  • To individuals,
  • To organisations and corporate bodies, and
  • To religious bodies within the dioceses of Chelmsford and St. Alban more

How do I apply for funding?

ReligionThe main purpose of this website is to facilitate the application process for funding from the Hockerill Foundation.

Before applying for funding make sure you fulfill elegibility requirements set in the Grants page. to apply