The Astor Foundation

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Distributing Body: 
The Astor Foundation


The Astor Foundation provides grants for registered charities in the UK.

The primary object of the Foundation is medical research, favouring research on a broad front rather than in specialised fields. 

In addition to its medical connection, historically the Foundation has also supported initiatives for:

  • Children and youth groups.
  • The disabled.
  • The countryside.
  • The arts.

Applications should be in writing to the secretary and must include accounts and an annual report if available. The address for application is:

Trust Secretary

Astor Foundation 
PO BOX 168 
EX39 6WB