Ballard Trust School Grants

Application for school grants.The Albert Casanova Ballard Deceased Trust provide grants for school uniforms and additional kit such as books, football boots etc. Trustees of the Estate of Albert Casanova Ballard invite applications from parents of boys aged 11-16 years old who attend the Air Defence Squadron, Plymouth secondary and central schools or organisations and clubs in Plymouth.

Applicants must live within the City of Plymouth, live within seven miles of the Ballard Institute and attend a secondary school within the city.

The latest update is that due to Covid-19, successful applicants will be refunded retrospectively.

An advert on how to apply appeared in Plymouth Live on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 September 2020. 

Requests for an application form should be sent to:

The Chairperson of the Ballard Trust
Mail Suite 200
91 Mayflower Street
Plymouth
PL1 1SB

Please also include a LARGE envelope with a LARGE letter stamp.   The closing date for requesting application forms is Wednesday 30 September 2020, so the postmark should be no later than this date. 

The closing date for completed applications is Thursday 22 October 2020 with the reimbursement being received during October half term.