The Trust is an exempt charity under the Charities Act 2011 and is regulated by HEFCE as a connected institution of the University of Cambridge. It is governed by its Trustees, who are all senior academic members of the University, and administered on a day-to-day basis by the
Though most of its funding comes from Trinity College, the Trust is very interested in hearing from others who may wish to support its activities.
Donations to the Trust for research activities are channelled to its Opportunities Fund. The aim of this fund is to assist the recruitment of young academics who need start-up support in facilities or staff, and to help Faculties to seize funding opportunities for risky or innovative projects which can attract only partial funding from outside Cambridge. Prospective donors to it are encouraged to contact the Trust for further information. Please see the relevant tabs for i .