Eagle House Trust

Eagle House Trust offers small grants and university bursaries to young people in Somerset and historic Avon (i.e. Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire) who have been looked after in foster/residential care or have received considerable support from Children’s Social Care at some point in their lives.

Small grants of up to £500 can be used to improve the wellbeing and independence of young people by supporting their education, talent, professional development, employment or enterprise.

Bursaries of £4,500 can be used to help young people go to university.

Please note: Small grant applications for laptops and driving lessons have additional restrictions. See the Somerset Community Foundation website for more information.

Last updated on 16 July 2019

Who is eligible?

Young people aged 18-24 in Somerset and historic Avon (i.e. Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire) who have been looked after in foster/residential care or have received considerable support from Children’s Social Care at some point in their lives.

How to apply?

Application forms are available on the Somerset Community Foundation website

Find out about Eagle House small grants

Find out about Eagle House bursaries - closing date 14 July 2017

We welcome enquiries by phone and email.

Grant applications take four-six weeks to process. We reply to all enquiries, whether or not we can help you.

Contact details

Somerset Community Foundation
Yeoman House, The Royal Bath & West Showground
Shepton Mallet
Somerset
BA4 6QN
Telephone: 01749 344949
Email: info@somersetcf.org.uk
Web: http://www.somersetcf.org.uk/