Northern Stage Summer School 1

Northern Stage Summer School

With invaluable support from the Gillian Dickinson Trust, the Northern Stage Summer School enables 50 young...

Where it all began

The Gillian Dickinson Trust offers support to small charities in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and County Durham. Our aims are to promote creativity in young people and to help those who have a deprived life.

The Trustees are committed to achieving the goals, and to live up to, the aspirations left to us by Gillian. This website is therefore an opportunity to demonstrate the progress we have made and to invite eligible organisations to apply for funding support... read more

Notifications of approval of Grants

We will try to notify all applicants of the success or otherwise of their applications within three weeks of a trustees’ meeting. Please be patient with us if sometimes we not meet these timelines.

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Our next trustee meeting is:
Friday 7 February 2020

The deadline for the next round of applications is:
Friday 24 January 2020

Durham University, Palace Green Library 1

Durham University, Palace Green Library

The Creation of an Education and Outreach Centre in Durham University’s Palace Green Library, a landmark building...