The Woodroffe Benton Foundation welcomes applications from any charitable organisation based in the UK, as well as any educational institutions (schools, universities, etc.) whether or not they have charitable status. Projects should fall within one of the following categories:
- Relief of Hardship
- Care for the Elderly
- Education and Youth Development
- Environment and Conservation
Grants range between £500 – £2,500.
Deadline: Continuous rolling programme. Meetings of the Trustees are usually held quarterly, in the second or third week of January, April, July and October. The deadline for the receipt of applications is approximately six weeks prior to each meeting. Any applications not received by the deadline will be held over for consideration at the following meeting.
For more information and how to apply please click here.
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