Maritime Charities Group

The Maritime Charities Group (MCG), Trinity House, Nautilus Slater Fund and the Merchant Navy Welfare Board have announced the extension of the MCG Retraining and Redundancy Bursary Fund until the end of this year. The fund, which is administered by the Marine Society on behalf of MCG, provides extra cash for training and refresher courses and is aimed at merchant seafarers who’ve lost work due to Covid-19 and want to stay in the industry.  For further details please see below:

 

https://www.maritimecharitiesgroup.org/en/news/news/maritime-charities-extend-funding-for-retraining-until-end-of-year/

 

https://www.marine-society.org/redundancy-fund

 

Petans also offer a Grant to experience workers, please see the link below for details and eligibility:

http://www.petans.co.uk/grants/the-experienced-worker-grant/