Volant Charitable Trust

Date: 5th March 2012

The Trust which was set up by the author J K Rowling has two broad areas of funding: Research into the causes, treatment and possible cures of Multiple Sclerosis; and charities and projects that alleviate social deprivation, with a particular emphasis on women's and children's issues.

Funding can be for up to three years. The Trustees meet twice a year, in March and September, to consider applications and allocate funds.

The next deadline for applications is 27th July 2012.