Second chances for ex-offenders through education

The 2014 Longford Lecture: November 27

'Cracking the Code: how Sweden is closing prisons and reducing the prison population'

Nils Öberg (left), head of Sweden's prison and probation service

Click here to download the transcript.


We support ex-prisoners to gain a university education

We offer scholarships of up to £5,000 per year to serving and ex-prisoners to take degree courses.  More about our scholarships. How to Apply.

Watch Jason Grant (pictured right) on how a scholarship transformed his life.

Grants to do OU courses for serving prisoners

Our Frank Awards, run jointly with PET and the Open University, help you towards a degree while still insde. Read more

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