The William Wates Memorial Trust typically awards grants of between £30,000 – £50,000 over three years to charities and or not for profit enterprises. Projects should encourage young people (5-19 year olds) experiencing severe disadvantage to keep away from anti-social behaviour and criminal activity, through the mediums of sports, arts and education, enabling them to fulfil their potential.
Deadline: Continuous rolling programme. The Trust holds three grants meetings per year in late-January, mid-May and late-September.
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