Olney British School Charity Fund

Now open for applications!

Young Futures Fund is delighted to be managing the Olney British School Charity Fund.

The Trust was set up in 1962 to award small grants to young people in Olney and who are either in education (beyond A-level), or who are entering an apprenticeship for a trade or profession. Applications for the 2024/25 academic year are now open.

The value of the grant awarded will depend on the number of eligible people who apply in any year, but are generally in the region of £150 -£300.

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for a grant from this fund you must be:

  • Aged 18-25
  • You or your parents must live within the town of Olney
  • Your application must be for financial assistance towards costs of further education or studies for a craft/trade (eg University, Apprenticeship or similar) in the academic year 2024/25


All applicants will be notified of the outcome before the start of the academic year.