2018 Bursaries are closed
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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.
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.