Fund title: Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust

Focus of fund/fund aims:

For projects addressing the 2017 themes of the elderly and music & the arts

Application deadline:

28 Feb (elderly, £1k); 31 May (music/arts, £5k); 31 July (music/arts, £1k); 31 October (elderly, £5k)

Fund description:

The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust makes grants to registered charities and funds specific themes each year. For 2017, the trust is inviting applications for funding to support:

  • the elderly
  • music and the arts

Grants of £1,000 and £5,000 are available to UK registered charities for projects taking place within the UK. There are four application periods a year, each being open to one of the themes (see application deadlines above); charities can only apply once during the calendar year.

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