Apply For An Award

Application criteria

Applicants for an Award must be aged 10-25, come from a low income background and live in or have links to the Greater Brighton area. They should also fit one or more of the following criteria:

  • Are experiencing difficulties in their lives
  • Have emotional, physical or learning challenges
  • Are facing a roadblock that is stopping them reaching their goal

Developing young People

Regardless of talent we are looking to develop young people in our community to be the very best they can be and achieve their untapped potential. We are looking for young people who see an opportunity for personal development but would be unable to move forward without our help. Starr Trust Awards are not about what you are now, but who you could become.

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Get in touch

Click to see past Starrs for guidance about the kinds of applications we fund. If you are still unsure whether or not you qualify for an award please contact the Awards Team at or click the button below.

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How to Apply


Our application forms can be filled in online. Click the button below to get started! If you have any queries please contact the Awards Team at or call our office on 01273 715882.

Online Forms

more information

For more information about the National criteria for Low Income Households follow these links:

ONS Interactive Tool
JRF Report of UK Minimum Income

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