Dill Faulkes Educational Trust (DFET)

The Dill Faulkes Educational Trust Ltd (DFET) was founded by Dr M C (Dill) Faulkes in 1998. The DFET was established to initate and support projects that would enhance the public understanding of science and mathematics, with a particular emphasis on inspiring young people.

DFET Projects

Since 1998, the Dill Faulkes Educational Trust (DFET) has sought to inspire young people through science and maths, and to help young people develop skills and confidence through flying gliders and working on Britain's waterways. It has also supported the community of Change Ringers by installing new rings of bells in churches in the UK and USA. More about projects...

Individual Bursaries

The DFET has funded bursaries and scholarships for young people to pursue PhDs, music scholarships, summer schools and other activities. More about individual funding