Wyvern Foundation

The Wyvern Foundation was set up as a  registered charity in 2008 to advance the education and training of children and young people in Swindon and the surrounding area by their participation and involvement with all aspects of the performing arts including, stagecraft, script-writing, choreography, dance, drama, music, singing and backstage/technical skills through the provision of grants and bursaries.

Find out more about The Wyvern Foundation here.

Summer Youth Project

The Foundation is proud to offer financial support to SYP participants in the form of bursaries. These cover 50% of the SYP fee.


Grants are also offered to individual young people. To apply for a grant please download the Grant Application and Guidance form from the grants section here. The completed form can be emailed to  or posted to Wyvern Foundation, C/O Wyvern Theatre, Theatre Square, Swindon SN1 1QN.