How to apply

The deadline for receipt of applications and supporting documents is 5pm, Friday March 3rd 2017.

Trustees will not write to unsuccessful applicants. If you have not been invited for interview by 5 May 2017, applicants should assume that their application has not been successful.

Interviews will be held in London (Monday 22 May 2017 at Canada House, Trafalgar Square). Shortlisted applicants must attend in person for interview to be eligible for an award. There will be no alternative dates and telephone, video conference/skype interviews are not permitted.

Details of how to submit your documents are included in the application form. (Note that as of 24 February, the email on page 1 of the application forms was revised. If you downloaded an earlier version, please ensure you send your application documents to:

Questions?  We would like to stress that you should read through the CCSF Frequently Asked Questions  before contacting us with a question. Questions submitted by email will be dealt with as soon as possible, but as the CCSF is a volunteer organisation it may take several days to reply.

Should you experience difficulties sending us your documentation or need assistance with the application process you can contact us at