Adventurous activities in the UK and overseas

The Jeremy Willson Charitable Trust


Grant amount: £200 - £1,000

Next anticipated deadline: Dec 1, 2018

Later anticipated deadlines: May 31, 2019

Applicant type: Organizations Individuals

Funding uses: Research, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United Kingdom

Age restriction: No more than 30 years of age

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Overview:

The Jeremy Willson Charitable Trust (JWCT) is a charity set up in tribute to and memory of Jeremy Willson. The charity helps people and projects that reflect Jeremy’s passions in life: athletics, geology, adventure and the environment.

We fund the following:

  • Young people or groups to participate in adventurous activities in the UK and overseas.
  • Young mountaineers.
  • Practical projects to conserve and improve access to natural environments, in particular protected areas, in the UK and overseas.
  • Sports equipment for disabled people for sports clubs and other organisations.

We support specific individuals and projects rather than contributing to other organisations’ general funds.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Adventurous activities in the UK and overseas
    • ​Applicants (or the majority of team members) must be aged under 30 (at the time of application).

Preferences:

  • Preference will be given where there is a social, education or community benefit and/or where there is participation of people with disabilities.

Ineligibility:

  • Trips run by commercial enterprises or where costs are viewed as excessive will not be considered.