The Evelyn Trust is a grant-making charity supporting medical research and health and wellbeing projects in Cambridgeshire.
Each year we make grants of up to £250,000 totalling between £500,000 and about £1.5 million.
Except for our small grants programme our annual application deadline is 30 November.
Cell layers of a laboratory-grown human brain organoid
‘Mini brains’ hold clues to early changes in neurodegenerative diseases
Researcher Dr Andras Lakatos has been working to shed light on how motor neurone disease starts in the brain and spinal cord
Functional Electrical stimulation to trigger quad muscles
Expert physiotherapy to rebuild lives
The Rooprai Spinal Trust works right across the UK helping individuals with spinal cord injuries to experience the benefits of intensive, specialised...
Bringing soulmates together for love and friendship
Safe Soulmates offers safe spaces for people with additional needs to socialise, meet new friends or potential partners in Cambridgeshire
Evolution not revolution
2021 has been a time of significant change for The Evelyn Trust: we have welcomed Jeremy Newsum as our new Chair and recruited a new Trustee, Norest Mararike...
Small grants programme
We recognise that Cambridgeshire has many smaller charities for which grants of less than £10,000 can be very meaningful and important.
Our small grants programme for health and wellbeing projects is a rolling annual fund with no application deadline.