The Margaret Thatcher Scholarship Trust funds the Thatcher Scholarship Programme at Somerville College.

Jessica Mannix is the Director of the MTST, responsible for overseeing the financial aspects of the Trust and ensures that the objects of the charity are met. She works closely with the Director of the Thatcher Scholarship Programme, the Principal, Development Director, Trustees and Patrons in the execution of her role.

As Programme Director of the MTST, Dr Claire Cockroft is responsible for mentoring and supporting the Thatcher Scholars and for publicising and evaluating the Thatcher Scholarship Programme. Claire also devises, adapts and oversees the Development Programme, which is open to all students of Somerville.

MTST People

Sara Kalim

Fellow and Director of Development
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Jessica Mannix

Director, Margaret Thatcher Scholarship Trust and Campaign Director
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Claire Cockcroft

Programme Director, Margaret Thatcher Scholarship Trust
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