Charles pope memorial trust

The Charles Pope Memorial Trust is a grant awarding, charitable body, operating in the Aylesbury Vale area for the benefit of music students of all ages.

Grants are available to assist with the cost of musical education, including tuition fees, instruments, musical scores and books.

The Trust welcomes all contributions, large or small. If you would like to help support musicians and musical education in Aylesbury Vale, please complete a Donation and Gift Aid form and return it to us with your contribution.

Making a Donation


The Trust welcomes all contributions, large or small.  If you would like to help support musicians and musical education in Aylesbury Vale, please complete a Donation and Gift Aid form and return it to us with your contribution.

The Trust has also registered with Vodafone’s JustTextGiving scheme, and it is now possible to donate to the Trust by text.  To donate £10, please text CPMT28 £10 to 70070 


Applying for a Grant


Grants are available to students to assist with the cost of musical education including tuition fees, instruments, musical scores and books. 


Applicants may be of any age but must have lived or been educated in the Aylesbury Vale District Council administrative area for 2 years or more.  A reference from a relevant music teacher is required.

Application forms can be downloaded here and should be submitted by 15th February, 31st May or 1st October for consideration at that term’s meeting.