Beverley Charitable Trust Fund

Grants for young people in West Cumbria to help raise educational attainment and career aspirations by enabling access to study or vocational training.

The Beverley Trust

Who can apply?
• young people in hardship, with priority given to those living in Allerdale and Copeland
• voluntary and community groups directly benefiting young people

Examples of projects supported:
• academic study/courses to improve practical skills or personal development
• activities that are part of a further or higher education course
• activities leading to vocational qualifications
• purchase of books, materials and computer equipment
• bursary support
• travel costs

What the fund will not support in addition to our normal exclusions:
• school trips

How much can you apply for?
Grants to individuals will normally be about £2,000 over one year. Household income will be taken into account in the assessment of the application.

Grants to groups will normally be less than £10,000 over one year; however, there is no minimum or maximum award amount. Grants may be a single award or a series of awards paid over up to three years and dependent on progress.

If you would like to know more about this fund please contact:
Tracy Cheesbrough on 01900 825760 or email: