Bursary applications for 2015 now invited

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Torch Trophy Trust recognises 18 volunteers

Trust President Sir Bobby Charlton again be in attendance at the 2015 Annual Awards Ceremony

HRH The Countess Of Wessex Presents 2015 Awards

HRH The Countess Of Wessex presented Torch Trophy Trust Awards to worthy recipients from across the country at the 52nd awards night in London

The Torch Trophy Trust is a charity that rewards, recognises and supports volunteers in sport and recreation.

We offer bursaries and recognise the achievements of some of the UK's most outstanding volunteers in the annual Torch Trophy Trust Awards, presented by a member of the Royal Family.

Trust History

Do you know the history behind the original 1948 Olympic torch which become the Trust's symbol? Read the full story of our beginnings and our heritage.


The Torch Trophy Trust Awards was set up in 1963 to recognise and celebrate volunteers in local communities who have shown outstanding work and dedication to sport.


Torch Trophy Trust bursaries provide financial support to individuals or groups wishing to undertake training to enhance their knowledge or improve their coaching skills to assist their club, organisation or community and develop their chosen sport.