Elizabeth Walters


The Elizabeth Walter Charity, a charity established more than 400 years ago, by a sixteenth century, Ipswich heiress and philanthropist, Elizabeth Walter, is still available for Anglican churches and all schools in the deanery of Ipswich in the diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich.

Grants of between £100 and £2000 are given for well thought-through projects and initiatives that support Christian learning in the area and meet the Charity’s criteria.  Please have a look at the brochure on this web page for more details of how the charity works and what it likes to support.

The Charity is chaired by the Archdeacon of Ipswich and Trustees meet four times a year. The deadlines for applications until the end of 2022 are as below:

Application Deadlines:

15 September 2021 (Trustees meet on the 29th)

1 November 2021 (Trustees meet on the 17th)

1 February  2022 (Trustees meet on the 15th)

1 May 2022 (Trustees meet on the 11th)

1September 2022 (Trustees meet on the 14th)

1 November  2022 (Trustees meet on the 16th)

For applications

Please use the online form on this website OR send a pdf copy to the Clerk to the Trustees, Helen Smith at clerk.ewc@cofesuffolk.org by the appropriate deadline. Thank you.

If you wish to make a paper application, if you wish to discuss your application prior to submitting it or have any other queries, please send an email to the clerk, who works Tuesdays - Fridays.

Application forms can be downloaded here:

Application Form | DOCX

For more information 

Elizabeth Walter Charity | PDF


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