The Foundation supports a broad range of organisations and activities that share a commitment to making a positive impact to the lives of the communities in which they work, and that are driven by a desire to achieve excellence.
The Trust gives to a wide variety of causes, mostly in Scotland, including health, education, arts and the environment.
The monetary awards are split into four categories: Cromar, Alastrean, Douneside and Lady MacRobert. Each one has its own specific governance arrangements and internal processes. Lady MacRobert awards are currently closed.
The objective of the fund is to help "sustain and develop Shetland's communities". Only projects recommended by a local community council will be supported.
The Innovation Fund has an emphasis on supporting ideas that are new and/or experimental solutions in the field of marine conservation. It is solely focused on innovation.
Next deadline: 18 Sep 2022
Provides grants for: the prevention or relief of poverty, the advancement of education, the advancement of health, the advancement of the arts, heritage, culture or science.
This trust supports a range of charitable organisations, generally with the emphasis on work being done in Dundee and Tayside, or possibly Scotland-wide.
The fund will consider giving grants towards medical capital projects, medical care or research and in support of medical training. It will also consider grants for running costs.
Next deadline: 13 Jul 2022
The Trustees can make grants for any charitable purpose, but their present policy is to focus grant-making in the areas of horticulture and plant sciences, as well as fine art and art history.
The trust's vision is to achieve extraordinary improvements in human and animal health. It offers a wide variety of funding schemes.