Ann Rylands Online Application Form

For information about other grant-making programmes and the areas supported by The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust, please click here.

Before submitting an application, please ensure you have read the guidelines available here.


Online Application form for the Ann Rylands Small Donations Programme

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Eligibility Questionnaire
Please read our guidelines before answering the following questions.

Please note that Hospices are no longer eligible to apply for an Ann Rylands Small Donation. Details of our new Hospice Fund can be found on our website.
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Thank you for your interest in The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust.


Unfortunately your responses indicate that the nature of your application and/or organisation does not meet the Trust’s grant making criteria; therefore, the Trust is not able to accept your application at this time.


You can find more information about the Trust’s areas of interest by clicking here.

Please refer to the Trust's guidance notes for applicants.


If you still feel you meet the Trust's criteria, please contact the Trust office.
Section 1 - Organisation Details

Bank Information
Should your application be successful the usual method of payment is direct to bank.
Bank details will be held securely and in accordance with the Data Protection Act.
Incomplete and/or erroneous bank information may result in delay/suspension of payment. Your bank statement must be dated within the last three months. 

Please enter numbers only, without hyphens.
Section 2 - Contact Details

Email address provided must be for a member of staff/Trustee of the applicant charity. Applications from personal email addresses not affiliated to the charity (i.e '[email protected]') will not be accepted.
Section 3 - Charity Objectives and Public Benefit

Section 4 - Your Appeal
Please note:
  • If applying for a donation towards a specific project, a copy of the project budget should be attached.
  • If applying for a donation towards core funding, no budget is required.
  • The maximum amount available under this scheme is £1,500.
  • Awards are made at the discretion of the Trust and may be less than the amount applied for.

Please enter numbers only - do not include commas or £ signs.

Please enter numbers only - do not include commas or £ signs.

Please enter numbers only - do not include commas or £ signs.

Please enter numbers only - do not include commas or £ signs.

Please enter numbers only - do not include commas or £ signs.

Please enter numbers only - do not include commas or £ signs.

Section 5 - Supporting & Reference Documents


Section 6 - Consent Statements

As we assess your application and manage your award we may need to ask some questions, so we need you to tick these boxes to say that you consent to us contacting you as set out in our Privacy Policy by:

Please note - You may withdraw your consent at any time by contacting the Trust.



The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust is a Charity registered in England and Wales, number 233838


Our registered address is 24 Manchester Square, London, W1U 3TH

We can be contacted by:


Telephone on 0207 487 5851,

E-mail at [email protected],

Or through our website at