New Research Workshop Funding scheme launched
The Carnegie Trust is piloting a new grant scheme: Carnegie Research Workshops. This aims to support the advancement of new research ideas addressing topics at the forefront of current scientific, technological, environmental, intellectual, cultural or societal developments.
Highlights of Carnegie Vacation Scholarships Event 2018
On the 5th September 2018 we welcomed 66 Carnegie Undergraduate Vacation Scholars to our first Carnegie Vacation Scholarships Event held at The Mansion House, Edinburgh Zoo.
59 new Research Incentive Grants awarded
Following the March 2018 deadline and a thorough peer review process, the Trust is pleased to be able to support a total of 59 new projects led by Early Career Researchers in the Scottish universities. The successful projects, covering a wide range of academic disciplines, received funding totalling £495,627 with an average grant value of £8,400.
Legacies from former Carnegie grant recipients support a new generation of undergraduates
In recent weeks, the Trust has received two generous legacies from former students who were funded by the Trust during their studies. The donations will enable the Trust to continue providing living costs bursaries to the recipients of the Carnegie Undergraduate Tuition Fee Grants.