How to Apply

Before applying, please check your eligibility carefully. CLICK HERE

Organisations seeking support should apply using our application form.

Please CLICK HERE to download, complete and save.

There is no appeal process if an application is not successful, but please  CLICK HERE  for possible reasons for its rejection.

What happens next? 

Applicants who do not meet our core criteria will be contacted in due course to inform them that they have been unsuccessful. 

Eligible applications are considered by the trustees once per month.  Applications for substantial sums (£3000 or over) or for long term projects are considered quarterly. However, if your application is urgent, please let us know. We may be able to fast track it.

If you are successful, you will receive your donation, by cheque, usually within six weeks of application.

If you have any questions, please contact us at


Registered charity no: 265654

The James Beattie Charitable Trust

P.O.Box 12, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV15 5LQ

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