The Murdoch Charitable Trust
The Murdoch Trust exists to provide financial relief and support for amateur and professional scientists over the age of 50 in Scotland and England. Examples of grants include, financial assistance with transport, with furniture and home repairs, purchase of computers and equipment, grants towards wellbeing, winter fuel costs and rental arrears.
Geographical areas funded: UK
- Type of funding:
- Type of cost:
- Capital, Revenue
Fund award sizes
- Annually awarded:
- Premium information
Notes on award amounts: Premium information
Who can apply
Amateur or professional scientists over the age of 50. There is a preference for individuals living in Scotland, or with a clear Scottish connection, but people from elsewhere in the UK are also eligible. Organisations whose purposes align with those of the Murdoch Trust may also apply.
When to apply
The deadline for the next round of applications is to be confirmed. The last deadline was 16 May 2021.
How to apply
Activites funded: Science & technology
Beneficiaries funded: Economically/socially disadvantaged
Last reviewed 28 days ago