Community & town council clerks and their administrative assistants are welcome to apply for a bursary towards registering for the CiLCA Qualification. This scheme closes on the 28th Feb 2019.
The criteria to receive a CiLCA Wales Bursary is as follows:
Bursary is 50% of the cost of registration for CiLCA. The bursary payment is currently £125 and will increase to £175 when CiLCA increases to £350 on 1st October 2018.
The bursary scheme is aimed at smaller councils and is open to any Clerk or administrative assistant who works for a council with a turnover (i.e. annual budgeted income) of under £40,000.
Your registration for CiLCA must be received together with your bursary application- it cannot be claimed retrospectively. Registrations must be received by 16th March 2019.
You must complete your portfolio within 12 months of registration and, depending on the date of registration, before 31st March 2019 at the latest. The bursary payment of £125 may be reclaimed if you do not complete your portfolio by this date.
Click here to download the CiLCA bursary application form.