The Cruach Trust provides financial support for gardeners, retired gardeners and for preserving gardens throughout the United Kingdom.
Registered charities, societies, trusts are able to apply, however, there is a preference for small local and national charities.
Examples of grants provided by the trust are:
- Supporting a horticultural apprenticeshipm arranged through the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
- Grants for gardens, wildlife and the natural environment.
- Grants for music, the arts and cultural charities.
- Grants for medical research and support.
- Grants for organisations working with children, the elderly and vulnerable.
The spplication deadline is Friday September 18
Full details and how to apply can be found here – http://www.wssociety.co.uk/charities/cruach-trust