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.
Ben Ravenhill at work in the lab
Investigating the cell’s defences when under viral attack
Dr Ben Ravenhill, an Internal Medicine Trainee and Academic Clinical Fellow at Addenbrooke’s was recently awarded funds by the Evelyn Trust to investigate how...
Photograph by Colin Hattersley
Helping to reduce anxiety in young patients
The Evelyn Trust has funded Teapot Trust to provide an art therapist to the paediatric rheumatology clinic at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge. The first...
Investigating improvements to immunotherapy
In 2017, we reported on the establishment of the new Patrick Sissons Evelyn Trust Research Fellowship in Infection and Immunity. We talk to Iosifina Foskolou...
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.