The Jeremy Willson Charitable Trust (JWCT), a charity set up in tribute to and memory of Jeremy Willson, helps people and projects that reflect Jeremy’s passions in life: athletics, geology, adventure and the environment. The JWCT accepts direct grant applications and, via partner organisations, provides funding for specific grant schemes.
Grants typically range from £250 to £.1,500.
OTHER KEY DATES
31 October 2022 - 30 April 2023: Application window for grants in the Geological Expeditions category
31 October 2022 - 30 April 2023: Application window for grants in the Mountaineering Expeditions category
31 November 2022 - 31 May 2023: Application window for grants in the Adventurous Activities in the UK and Overseas category
There are no deadlines for the following grant categories:
Able-bodied and disabled sportspeople and athletes
Equipment for sports clubs and organisations
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).