About the Trust
The Trust Deed dates from 4th July 1964. The Trust is a registered charity (number 234715) and is responsible for the Kennedy Memorial Fund. It has a Board of up to eleven Trustees, many of whom are involved in the Scholarship selection process:
The Chair of Trustees
Professor Tony Badger
Professor Tony Badger has recently retired as Paul Mellon Professor of American History at Cambridge University and Master of Clare College.
Dr Peter Englander
A former Kennedy Scholar, Peter Englander took his first degree at Manchester University. Peter works at Apax Partners and is CEO of the Apax Foundation.
A former Kennedy Scholar, Stephanie is Chief Market Strategist for the UK & Europe, JP Morgan Asset Management.
Contributing Editor, The Economist
Professor Fiona Macpherson
A former Kennedy Scholar, Fiona is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Glasgow.
Mary Ann Sieghart
Chair of the Social Market Foundation and with wide experience as a journalist
Professor Sir Mark Walport FRS FMedSci
Government Chief Scientific Advisor & Head of the Government Office for Science
Dr Martin Weale CBE
Member of the Monetary Policy Committee and former Director of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research
The Ambassador of the United States of America
(Representing the President of the USA).
Professor Anthony Saich (Representing Harvard)
Director of the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School.
Professor Andrew Whittle
A former Kennedy Scholar, Andrew Whittle is the Edmund K Turner Professor in Civil Engineering at MIT.
The Lord Mayor of London.
The Governor of the Bank of England.
The Kennedy Trust Office and the Scholarship programme are administered by the Secretary, Annie Thomas. If you phone the Trust office for help or information, she will be the person you speak to.