Applications to The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust "Ann Rylands Small Donations Programme" may be submitted only via our secure online application form; using this method will help the Trust to process your application as quickly as possible.

Please read the following guidelines before beginning your application:

The Ann Rylands Small Donations Programme application guidelines.

Appeals are considered annually by the Trustees, usually in November.

Organisations seeking a medically related donation should read the application guidelines before completing the expression of interest form, making sure to attach an electronic copy of their latest Trustee's Report and Financial Statements, and project budget.

The Trust Chairman and Director review all expressions of interest to decide whether a full application will be requested for consideration by the Board of Trustees. The final decision as to whether an award is made and the amount rests with the Trustees.