We help deserving young Scots to fulfil their aspiration and potential

Who can apply?

The Trust carries out Sir Alexander Cross's wish to provide opportunities for young men and women of Scottish birth of parentage to extend the boundaries of their knowledge of human life.

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Deadlines Dates

Essential dates for submissions of applications

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Organisations

Only Organisations which are SCOTTISH and CHARITABLE are eligible for an award to be made (on a very restrictive basis).

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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.

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118

Applications from individuals in 2018

82

Successful individual Awards in 2018

£287,848

Donations to support candidates in 2018

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Ways to Help

The Cross Trust was created to help deserving young Scots to fulfil their aspiration and potential. We are always delighted to help others with the same intentions and mission to reach deserving candidates and would be delighted to work with you.

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Latest news and events

Latest news

  • Cross Trust Special Collections Internship

    The Cross Trust is pleased to be supporting The National Library of Scotland in offering two four-week internships working with special collections to begin in late July 2019. Read more

  • Perth Festival of the Arts 2019

    The Cross Trust are proud to be sponsoring Perth Festival of the Arts 2019. Read more

  • Coming Soon: Cross Trust Young Musicians

    As an extension of The Cross Trusts 75th Anniversary celebrations it will be presenting four award-winning artists who will pay homage to musical traditions whilst simultaneously developing their own voices. Read more