St Olave's Foundation Fund

Educational grants for young people under the age of 25 who have lived in the London Borough of Southwark for more than two years. 

Grants range from £500 to £2,000 for students. The Fund will consider applications for young people undertaking vocational courses, apprenticeships, courses in arts, music, sports, dancing and other educational needs.

Last updated on 16 July 2019

Who is eligible?

Students under the age of 25 undertaking further or higher education or apprenticeships. The Fund also considers applications from young people who want to take courses in art, music or dancing. 

What we can't help with

  • individual salaries
  • private school fees
  • university course fees
  • domestic bills
  • rent
  • healthcare or dental care
  • childcare
  • food
  • items that have already been purchased
  • debts

Please note that Post Graduate applications are very rarely considered. Please see the guidance notes on the St Olave's Foundation Fund website for more information.

How to apply?

Please visit the St Olave's Foundation Fund website to download an application form. Make sure you read the guidelines before completing the application form, so that you know what to include to help the trustees make a decision. 

Applications are considered four times a year, and you can find the deadlines for submitting applications on the website. 

Other information

The charity also provides grants to organisations, groups and schools in the London Borough of Southwark.

Organisations, groups and schools may receive a maximum of £3,000 per academic year.

Contact details

St Olave's Foundation Fund
Europoint Centres, 5-11 Lavington Street

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