Charity Number: 211869 and 211870
Contact: Vikki Muir - Grants Manager
Address: Trinity House, Tower Hill, London
Postcode: EC3N 4DH
Phone: 0207 4816900
Summary: The Corporation's registered charities are wholly dedicated to maritime matters. They embrace a wide range of maritime matters and include care of the elderly, seamanship, the safety and welfare of mariners and their dependants, research on the advancement of safe navigation and public awareness of the nation's maritime importance.
Note/Restrictions: The Trinity Homes at Walmer, Kent provide warden-assisted, self-contained retirement accommodation for needy mariners, their wives/widows and dependant children. Applicants must normally not be less than 60 years of age, be a British subject, have at least 15 years as a Navigating, Engineer or Radio Officer or Purser and be able to demonstrate financial need. Scholarships are awarded to enable cadets to qualify as Deck or Engineer Officer in the Merchant Navy. Training and scholarships are normally of 3-4 years duration. Charitable grants are available for registered charities whose aims and objectives are compatible with those of Trinity House, i.e. for the advancement of education, safety and welfare of mariners or safety of shipping generally.