Chuter Ede Charity funding for residents attending university outside the borough

What is the scheme?

The Chuter Ede Charity Trust exists to offer financial assistance to university students living away from home, to help with the purchase of books or materials to help with their studies and with residing at university.

Can I apply?

To be eligible, you normally have to be a resident of the Borough of Epsom and Ewell, and attending and residing at a university outside of the borough. 

The application form should be accompanied by proof of attendance at university, such as:

  • A letter from a university tutor
  • Offer and acceptance of placement at university
  • Offer of residential accommodation. 

Only one application is allowed per person.  The award will be for a maximum of £250, but could be scaled back depending on the number of eligible applicants, and may be far smaller.  The council reserves the right to not make a payment.

How to apply

Please download and fill in the application form, sign it and send it to or Chuter Ede Application, The Old Town Hall, The Parade, Epsom, KT18 5BY.

Closing date

The closing date for 2024 applications is Tuesday 1 October 2024.  It is intended that payments will be made in October 2024.  If you are successful we will contact you via e-mail at the start of October and ask for your bank details.