Assistance is given on an equal opportunities basis to provide support
- In promoting the education, including social, physical and vocational training of such persons;
- In providing financial assistance, outfits, clothing, tools, instruments, equipment or books to enable such persons on leaving school, university or other educational institution to prepare for, or enter, a profession, trade or calling;
- In apprenticing such persons to some useful profession, trade or calling;
- In assisting in the provision for such person the facilities for recreation or other leisure time occupation in the interest of social welfare with the object of improving the conditions of life for such persons.
The Charity invites applications all year round but there are two meetings each year where applications received are considered. The half yearly dates by which applications must be submitted are 31 May and 30 November. Normally, successful candidates are notified by 30 June and 31 January respectively following each closing date. Each request for a grant must be made on an official application form which can be downloaded from this site.
*Note: Grants can only be made to individuals in need of financial help. Organisations do not qualify for assistance.APPLY FOR FUNDING