Grants and Awards

Awards granted by the Strathmartine Centre

The Strathmartine Centre has a range of grants and awards available.

Strathmartine Trust Awards, Sandeman Fund Awards, and Marinell Ash Award

Application forms and guidance notes for the Strathmartine Grants and the Sandeman Grants will appear in the summer.

The Strathmartine Grants

The Strathmartine Trust offers grants with the primary object of supporting research and education in Scottish History. The Trustees seek applications for grants of up to £5,000 to assist with the completion of existing projects and to aid publication.


Sandeman Grants

The Trustees seek applications for modest grants from the Sandeman Fund which is available to assist research in the field of early medieval Scottish History, either on documentary sources which relate to the history of Scotland before 1100 AD, or in cognate fields of historical research such as place names and art and archaeology of the peoples of early Scotland (including Scots, Britons, Picts and Vikings).


Marinell Ash Award

Applications are invited for a single award of £500 (or the US or Canadian Dollar equivalent) from The Marinell Ash Fund which is available to offer travel and study grants to a person studying any aspect of Scottish or North American History either as a post graduate student at any University or College whether in Scotland or elsewhere, or as an independent scholar. Please note that this grant is awarded biennially and the next submission deadline is in 2018.