Deadline 27th September 2019
Ernest Cook Trust offer grants to registered charities, schools and not-for-profit organisations in the UK for educational projects that will encourage young people’s interest in the countryside and the environment.
The following grants are available:
- ECT Apprenticeships and Scholarships Grants – £500 to £10,000 per student, per year.
- ECT Outdoor Learning Officer Grants – up to £15,000 per year (estimated as 50% of a full-time salary including on costs) for up to three years (subject to satisfactory annual impact evaluation reporting). The Trust would expect to be a part funder.
The Trust is interested in applications that address key global concerns through educational projects focusing on issues such as (but not exclusive to):
- Connecting with nature.
- Climate change.
- Environmental pollution.
- Loss of biodiversity.
- Farming and food production.
- Renewable energy.
- Mental and physical wellbeing.
- Social justice.