Awards to Individuals

The Trust was established by Sir Alexander Cross to carry out his wish to provide opportunities for young men and women of SCOTTISH BIRTH OR PARENTAGE to extend the boundaries of their knowledge of human life. This expression of intent is interpreted along with other documents set out by Sir Alexander, and in the light of personal knowledge of his wishes.

If the applicant was not born in Scotland and also neither of the applicant's parents were born in Scotland, then the application will not be considered.

There are specific areas where awards may be made. If you are considering applying as an individual you must read the information about the area under which you are applying, as well as details about Financial Factors, and How to Apply.

Application Areas