What is the purpose of the Prince’s Trust?

The Prince’s Trust Group is a global network of charities founded by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. Our mission is to transform lives and build sustainable communities worldwide, with a particular focus on supporting young people into education, employment and enterprise.

Who can use the Princes Trust?

We are open to young people aged 11 to 30 from all over the UK – no matter if they have been facing some serious issues such as homelessness or if they’ve been in trouble with the law. If they’re willing to aim high – we are here.

Is the Prince’s Trust the same as the Prince’s Foundation?

The Prince’s Foundation was created through the merger, in 2018, of The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community, The Prince’s Regeneration Trust, The Great Steward of Scotland’s Dumfries House Trust and The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts.

How much money can you get from the Prince Trust?

We work with the Start Up Loans Company to offer low-interest personal loans for business purposes between £500 to £25,000 at a rate of 6.2% APR. A Start Up Loan is a personal loan you borrow over 1-5 years at a fixed rate for business purposes.

Do you have to pay back Prince’s Trust?

While studying the applicant does not have to pay off any of the loan and the government pays for any interest. The applicant only starts paying back the loan and interest one month after completing their course.

What qualifications do you get from Prince trust?

Personal Development and Employability Skills Qualifications

The Prince’s Trust Award, Certificate and Diploma in Personal Development and Employability Skills (PDE) recognises a breadth of personal skills, qualities and attitudes required by employers across a range of sectors.

What will happen to the Princes Trust?

LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – A British youth charity set up by the then Prince Charles in the 1970s that has helped a million young people, including actor Idris Elba, to get training, find work or create community projects will continue to operate now he is monarch.

Who is the CEO of the Prince’s Trust?

Jonathan Townsend – Chief Executive Officer – The Prince’s Trust | LinkedIn.

Is the Prince’s Trust classed as education?

The Prince’s Trust Level 3 Award in Education and Training aims to recognise post-19 learners. The qualification gives learners the opportunity to: Develop their own personal growth and engagement in, and through, learning.

Do the Princes Trust give grants?

We offer grants to help young people into education, training and employment. We also provide funding and support if you’d like to set up your own business. But, if you’re looking for something different, take a look at these alternative organisations.

How do I join the Prince’s Trust?

Get a job. Get to know an industry that suits your personality, with free courses that will help you gain valuable experience. Please get in touch with us to sign up. Work with top employers such as M&S, HSBC and the NHS, which are ready to hire fresh talent, while improving your CV and interview techniques.

What charities is Prince Charles involved in?

  • The Prince’s Trust. The Prince’s Trust help 11 to 30 year-olds who are unemployed or struggling at school to transform their lives.
  • The Prince’s Trust International.
  • Prince’s Charities Canada.
  • Prince’s Trust Australia.

Who are the trustees of the Princes Foundation?

  • Shabir. Randeree CBE. Chair.
  • Michelle. Pinggera. Deputy Chair.
  • Bayo. Adelaja. Trustee.
  • Farah. Ramzan Golant CBE. Trustee.
  • Michael. Nartey. Trustee.
  • António. Simões. Trustee.
  • Alistair. Summers. Trustee.
  • Philip. Parham CMG. Trustee.

How long has the Prince’s Trust been going?

Against this backdrop The Prince’s Trust grew up. The Enterprise programme was launched in 1983 and within three years 1,000 young people were supported to start a business.

Is Prince’s Trust a good charity?

Since establishing in 1976, the Prince’s Trust has helped over 950,000 young people turn their lives around in the UK through money and advice from the charity and returned £1.4 billion in value to society through in the last 10 years alone.

Are Princes Trust courses free?

We offer free courses to young people aged 11 to 30 who are out of work, education and training and currently based in the UK.

Where is the Princes Trust Awards 2022?

This year’s awards are taking place at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane and if you’d like to go along to watch the event live, you can find all the information on the Prince’s Trust Awards 2022 website. The Prince’s Trust Awards will air on ITV on Thursday 26th May at 8:30pm.

How does the Prince’s Trust raise money?

We prefer you to use JustGiving. Over 24 million people have raised 1.9 billion for charity on JustGiving. The site makes fundraising simple, fast, effective and fun. If you would prefer to use another provider please speak to us so we can ensure we’ll be able to recognise your fundraising efforts.


  1. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about-the-trust/princes-trust-group
  2. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/support-our-work/european-structural-and-investment-funds
  3. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about-the-trust
  4. https://princes-foundation.org/about
  5. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/support-starting-business/business-finance
  6. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/who-else/employment/grants-funding/loans
  7. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about-the-trust/qualifications/personal-development-employability-legacy
  8. https://www.reuters.com/world/uk/with-charles-king-his-princes-trust-youth-charity-goes-2022-09-16/
  9. https://uk.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-townsend-1548448
  10. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/education-and-training
  11. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/who-else/employment/grants-funding
  12. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/programmes
  13. https://www.princeofwales.gov.uk/prince-of-wales-charities
  14. https://princestrustinternational.org/about-us/our-trustees/
  15. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about-the-trust/history
  16. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Prince%27s_Trust
  17. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/opportunities-near-me
  18. https://www.radiotimes.com/tv/entertainment/princes-trust-awards-itv-air-date/
  19. https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/support-our-work/fundraise/fundraising-faqs

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