Please refer to the Guidelines before applying.

It is essential to follow the instructions below when applying for a grant. Only postal applications are accepted.

Your application should consist only of:

1. Cover sheet - download and complete this short form
Download cover sheet (Word document)
Download cover sheet (pdf)

2. Synopsis of the project - single side of A4, 300 words maximum

3. Budget - single side of A4
to include:
a) Total cost of the project
b) Amount requested
c) Details of other funding applications made
d) Name, address and email of the recipient of grant if awarded

4. Brief CV - one sheet of A4

5. Visual material - see below
Please note that no materials will be returned
a) Still images, maximum of 8
b) Film/video should be submitted as online links
c) Other material (eg catalogues, press cuttings etc). Only if relevant, and might help the Trustess in their consideration of your application.

Applications in typed form should be sent to

Ruth Rattenbury
The Elephant Trust
512 Bankside Lofts
65 Hopton Street
London SE1 9GZ

Email applications are not accepted.

Contact details for enquiries only
Tel & fax: 020 7922 1160

Application Deadlines
Applications must arrive by the following deadlines:
26 January 2020
23 March 2020

If you have not heard by 6 weeks after the application deadline then your application has not been successful.

Due to the volume of applications received, the Trustees reserve the right to discard any application which does not adhere to this application format.