The Bishop Radford Trust awards grants to UK registered charities who aim to promote the work of the Christian church following the principles of the Church of England in undertaking church related projects promoting charitable purposes, the education of priests, future priests and church workers, and to support Church Ministry.
There are no minimum and maximum amounts you can apply for. Trustees look favourable upon applications which have already secured 50% or more of the funds for the total project.
Deadline: Continuous rolling programme. Trustees review applications on a quarterly basis.
For more information and how to apply please click here.
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