How to Apply to Mr Willats’ Charity

The Charity was founded by Mr William Willats in 1858 to appoint "in different parishes, districts, and places in England, Wales and Ireland, persons, under the name of 'The Poor Man's Guide to Eternal Life ‘. 

As such, Mr Willats’ Charity seeks to support workers who minister to mainly unchurched target groups in areas of high deprivation. 

Please read the information and guidance notes for applicants to see if you may be eligible for a grant from Mr Willats’ Charity.

The application process has two stages: 

First, we ask you to fill in an Eligibility Quiz online, which can be found here: 

Once completed, we will then assess your Eligibility Quiz, and if it meets our criteria, we will ask you to fully apply. 

The deadlines for Full Applications are 31st January and 31st July of each year, and we advise you to fill in your Eligibility Quiz with plenty of time to spare before the deadline.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Application Process