Fund title: Oli Bennett Charitable Trust

Focus of fund/fund aims:

Financial support to help young people get their business ideas off the ground

Application deadline:

n/a

Fund description:

The Oli Bennett Charitable Trust was set up in memory of Oli Bennett who died in the September 11th World Trade Centre attack. It provides small grants for young people starting a business.

Applicants must be aged between 18 and 30 and should note the following requirements:

  • All applicants need to supply a business plan
  • Support is for new or very young businesses
  • The trust prefers to provide funds for buying a business asset rather than towards general expenses
  • Grants are for £2,000 or less
  • Grants are not available for training courses

Further information:

http://www.olibennett.org.uk/