October 2019

Our new website went live earlier this year:  it is beautifully designed and contains some new features including more detail on our projects and the Trust itself ...

March 2019

Our scholarship round for 2018 has finished, with the award of 18 scholarships...

November 2018

This newsletter highlights the plight of some of the students from Shimshal village whom we help out with scholarships.

March 2018

This year we applied for a stall at WOMAD to sell Trust merchandise and raise money. We had failed to gain a place in the previous three years, so we were delighted with this year’s successful application.

October 2017

Letter from Pakistan

June 2017

Study report from Farzana Najeeb, scholarship student...

February 2017

The 2016 scholarship round is now complete, and the Shimshal Trust has awarded 15 scholarships.

October 2016

Photo taken by Richard Matheson in Shimshal of himself and Abdul Hakim, who was a Shimshal Trust scholarship recipient in 2012...

January 2016

Thanks to the improved responses of applicants and the tireless efforts of our treasurer, Liz Thomas, the scholarship round was completed before Christmas last year...

November 2015

The time for us to consider scholarship applications and to award them has come round again.