We think that young people are amazing and that they have the potential to make the world a better place through volunteering.

Our application window is currently open. Keep an eye out on our social media to stay informed about future rounds!

How To Apply

Youth volunteering has an important role to play as part of society’s response to helping communities in need. To help young people to volunteer the Alec Dickson Trust has set up this call for applications.


The Trust welcomes applications of up to £500 from UK-based volunteering or community service projects, organised and run by people under 30 years old

Our application window is open until noon (12pm) 14th May 2024

If you have any questions please email

Good luck with your application!

About Alec Dickson Trust

We support young people who, through volunteering or community service, aim to enhance the lives of others, particularly those most marginalised by society.