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The Castansa Trust was established in 2008. The key motivations of the Trust are: to provide early stage/catalyst funding, for our contribution to make a difference, to encourage a business approach to philanthropy and enable action.

Application Criteria

The Castansa Trust makes grants to charities which work in the following fields:

  • Education
  • Children and Teenagers (specifically leadership courses and help with employment)
  • Support for those diagnosed with cancer or dementia and for their families
  • Social Inclusion
  • Culture and the Arts
  • Environment

The Trust makes grant awards to charitable bodies only. Applications by individuals will not be considered.

The geographical focus is on The Lothians, Glasgow and Dumfries and Galloway.

Application Details

All applications should be made using The Castansa Trust application form which can be found via:


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