Reference numberWF/784
TitleGrant application from the British Paraplegic Sports Society to the Wolfson Foundation
DescriptionPapers of application from the British Paraplegic Sports Society to the Wolfson Foundation for a grant to build an olympic village for disabled athletes at Stoke Mandeville.

The application was made to the Wolfson Foundation's Science and Medicine programme area.

The grant was awarded on 8 February 1979.

Amount requested, £100000
Amount paid, £100000

Correspondents include Ludwig Guttmann, Fellow of the Royal Society.
Extent1 file
Access statusClosed
Access conditionsPlease contact the Wolfson Foundation (0207 7323 5730) to request access to this file. For further information please go to
Administrative historyPart of the Wolfson Foundation archive - in archival storage at the Royal Society.
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1947Guttmann; Sir; Ludwig (1899 - 1980)1899 - 1980
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