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If you have a question or wish to find out more about the Rowan Boland Memorial Trust, please fill out the online form of contact our Chairperson.


16 Forest Avenue, Galashiels, TD1 1JS


01896 753862


David Boland
Tel: 01896 753862
Mob: 07795 460 286

Correspondance Address

Rowan Boland Memorial Trust
16 Forest Avenue, Galashiels
Selkirkshire, TD1 1JS

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you make an application at any age?

You can make an application up to the age of 18 years old

Do you have to live in Galashiels to be able to make an application?

We support individual sportspeople from across the Scottish Borders but only sports clubs in the Galashiels area (specifically the TD1 postal district area)

Can I use the grant to pay for travel to and from training and competitions?

You can use the grant to pay for a range of expenses relating to the costs of participating in your chosen sport

Can I make more than one application?

Yes, you can make multiple applications, but only one per annum.

Can we use the grant to buy new equipment for our club?

You can use the grant to pay for a range of costs relating to running a sports club that will benefit or enhance your junior section.

Can an appeal be made if an application is unsuccessful?

We are lucky to have been able to support all applications received to date, however, if we do have to decline an application, our decision is final and no appeal can be made. However, it is possible to submit another application at a later date