The money is funded from the interest on an investment from monies from the now closed Ellingham WI and Timsbury WI. Any Hampshire member is eligible for this bursary provided they have not won it within 3 years. Winners to be drawn at random from MCS and announced at the Spring Council Meeting.
The winners for 2019, each receiving £120 are:-
Kay Dell/Eileen Greenway Memorial Bursary
This is for HCFWI Groups and Event Manager’s. This event should be educational in the broadest terms and aim to include as many members as possible.
Pam Toneri Bursary
This bursary is awarded by HCFWI to a Group or WIs for promotion purposes only. The event must be held the following year.
In September 2021 the Board of Trustees awarded a Bursary of £250 each to:-
- Twyford Group
- Bransgore Evening WI
The Federation runs several competitions each year, using the Groups as the best way for the first rounds for Skittles and the Federation Quiz.