Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Round One

5th February 2019

The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust operates a three-year rotation system, offering funding for charitable activities taking place in the UK that directly support the theme selected by the Trustees for that year.

The 2019 theme is Children and Young People, and the Trust is interested in projects focused on:

  • Child exploitation.
  • Mentoring and support.
  • Clubs and activities.

(Within these categories, projects that address mental-health needs will be prioritised.)

In Round One grants of £1,000 are available to registered charities in the UK with an operating income of between £100,000 and £1 million. Eligible projects must be related to children aged 0-11 years.

The deadline for applications is 28 February 2019.

For full details and how to apply visit