Ponton House Trust

Welcomes applications from locally-based charities focused on delivering activities in the Edinburgh and Lothian area that help vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people, and where a grant from the Trust will make a significant difference. No deadlines for applications.

Grants are generally available up to a maximum of £3,000 and are expected to be spent within 12 months of the date on which the grant is given. Only registered charities should apply.

Larger organisations, ones with an annual income exceeding £1.5 million and/or with substantial reserves, are discouraged from applying for a grant from the Trust.

Proposals to the Trust must:

The Trust meets quarterly and in order to be considered at the next meeting applications should be submitted by the following dates: 10th January, 10th April, 10th July and 10th October.