Knowles Educational Foundation

The Knowles Educational Foundation is a charity set up to provide assistance towards the cost of educational needs of schoolchildren and college/university students from the villages of Acaster Malbis and Naburn.

Applications are considered for financial assistance towards the cost of :

  • Extra-curriculum lessons and exams, (e.g. music and sports)

  • Educational trips organised by schools/colleges (e.g. music tours, geography field trips, Duke of Edinburgh awards, sports tours )

  • Educational books required for coursework (e.g. study books for college/university courses)

  • Educational equipment required for courses, including computers

  • Any other costs incurred in relation to educational courses (including higher education and apprenticeships)

  • Grants are awarded at the discretion of the trustees who meet 3 times a year - in March, June and October. The trustees’ decision is final.

For further information, or to submit an application, please contact:

Julia Campbell, Secretary & Treasurer, 39 Mill Lane, Acaster Malbis, York, YO23 2UJ

Tel: 01904 705527


Registered charity no.529183