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Grants for Education Projects (London Boroughs of Greenwich and Lewisham)

The Drapers Company manage a small grant programme on behalf of the Sir William Boreman's Foundation. The Foundation supports work with young people aged under 25 living in the London Boroughs of Greenwich or Lewisham.

Registered charities and educational establishments can apply to the Fund for one-off grants of up to £5,000 to support their work. Projects funded will have an educational focus and, ideally, focus on inclusiveness.

Applicants are requested to write to The Drapers Company outlining the following:

  • The projects or activities that funds are needed for
  • How the project will benefit the education of young people living in Greenwich or Lewisham
  • The operational/project budget
  • Any other funding applied for that relates to the project

Applicants are further requested to enclose the organisations most recent annual report and accounts.

The next meeting to consider applications is the 2nd February 2021.  Applications need to be submitted at least three weeks before the meeting.

The Clerk to the Governors

Sir William Boreman’s Foundation

Drapers’ Hall



Individuals can also apply for grants of up to £3,000 to support their education.

Further information can be found on The Drapers Company website:


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Guidelines for Applicants

16th October 2020