The Magdalen Hospital Trust funds projects that benefit deprived children and young adults (regardless of gender) up to 25 years old; those in care, fostered and adopted; parents and children; families in need; and people disadvantaged by poverty.

Projects for deprived and disabled children and young people, with priority for literacy, special needs education, training for work and personal development; clubs; crime prevention; emergency care; play schemes; and counselling.

No grants are made to non-registered charities, individuals, charities with an annual income in excess of £150,000 or national charities.

Grants are usually one-off and project-based.  We are happy to consider established or start-up organisations.

Grants are normally within the range £500-£2,000.

Application Form: Available to download from the website

Deadline: Applications to be considered in the May meeting must be received by the Correspondent by the end of March; applications for the November meeting must be received by the end of September.

The window for applications to be considered in the May meeting is from the 1st of March to the 31st of March; the window for applications for the November meeting is from the 1st of September to the 30th of September.  Applications will be considered on a 'first come first served' basis as they do have to limit the number of applications put forward to the Trustees.  Applicants that are selected to be put forward to the Trustees will be notified at the close of the application window.

Contact: Magdalen Hospital Trust, 9-13 Byron Road, Worthing, West Sussex  BN11 3HN  Tel 01903 217108 email: