Are you eligible to apply?

You may apply for a grant if you are an individual or represent an organisation with a charitable purpose and you meet certain criteria, as follows:


– you are a Freeman of the City of Norwich or the son or daughter or the widow or widower (by marriage or civil partnership) of a Freeman of the City
– you meet certain financial criteria.


– the beneficiaries of your organisation live within a radius of 20 miles of the Guildhall (adjacent to City Hall) in Norwich
– the grant is for educational purposes.

Norwich Charitable Trusts, 1 Woolgate Court, St Benedicts Street, Norwich, NR2 4AP. Norwich Consolidated Charities, Anguish’s Educational Foundation and The Norwich Freemen’s Charity (previously known as The Norwich Town Close Estates Charity)   are part of the Norwich Charitable Trusts Group. These organisations are all registered charities. Registered Charity Number : 235678