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Sir Donald Wolfit Charitable Trust

Applying for a Grant

Grants have been awarded to the following young actors:

Oscar Conlon-Morrey
Ryan Price
Rosanna Hudd-Smith
Abbie White

To apply for a grant of £1000 for assistance in attending an accredited drama course, please contact the Secretary of the Fund - details below.

Although you are welcome to make an initial enquiry, a grant will be dependent upon the provision of proof either of your residence in, or of your attendance at a secondary school in Newark or Balderton, your acceptance onto an accredited Drama School or University Drama course, and an audition to the Fund's satisfaction.


We are pleased to be associated with the Palace Theatre, Newark who also award grants to people who wish to work in the theatre.  Please see their website, for further details.


There is an opportunity for potential applicants to audition at the annual Wolfit Drama Festival - details in Current Events.


Carol Wilkinson
Hon. Secretary
The Wolfit Endowment Fund
Tel: 07816080874