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Latest News from The Crichton Foundation

Festive Opening Hours

The Foundation office has remained closed since March 2020, with staff working reduced hours from home. There will be an extended Christmas break from Thursday 17th December 2020 until Monday 11th January 2021. Email or telephone messages left during this period will be dealt with on our return. We would like to take this opportunity to offer […]

Crichton Conversation Webinar

Crichton Conversations Lecture Programme The Crichton Foundation were delighted to welcome back Professor Dame Anne Glover to deliver the first virtual Crichton Conversation. This took place as a webinar on Tuesday 1st December. After the introduction, Dame Anne delivered a most topical lecture on the Value of Evidence. The traditional question and answer session provoked […]

Funding Applications

The next deadline for submission of applications for funding is 25th January 2021. All students are welcome to apply. Please use the Student Application for Funding and ensure you also submit an Academic reference from your course tutor or advisor of studies.

Fresher’s Fair

We attended the Crichton University Campus Student’s Association Fresher’s Fair in September. We were there to let students know about the funding available through the Foundation’s Awards schemes. On the day we ran a prize draw with a goody bag stuffed with groceries, goodies, a voucher generously donated by Farmfoods and copies of two books. […]

Amazon Smile

The Crichton Foundation is now registered with Amazon Smile. If you select the Foundation as your chosen charity then every purchase you make will help support our charitable aims – at no extra cost to you! Please use the link below and start supporting the Foundation through Amazon Smile today. Thank you  

Crichton Foundation Webinar

Crichton Conversations Programme 2020 Tuesday 1st December 2020, 7:30 pm Professor Dame Anne Glover FRS PRSE Tickets Free of Charge The Value of Evidence We are delighted to welcome back Professor Dame Anne Glover to deliver her lecture, which was postponed from March. We invite you to join us for the first of the Crichton […]

Women of Dumfries and Galloway Lunch

The Women of Dumfries and Galloway Lunch 2020 sadly had to be postponed. Details of the rescheduled event will be published as soon as they become available. We are very grateful to all of the businesses who supported us by taking an advert in the event programme. The adverts and company websites can be found […]

Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic

During these uncertain times, we are unable to organise any fundraising events or process award applications from students. All other aspects of our operations are severely curtailed. As a result the Executive Committee have taken the decision to suspend all operations until further notice. This means we will be unable to accept or respond to […]

Crichton Conversation POSTPONED

Crichton Conversation with Professor Dame Anne Glover – POSTPONED With great reluctance and disappointment the decision has been taken to postpone the event due to take place on Tuesday 17th March 2020. Details of a new date for this event will be published in due course.  

Women of Dumfries and Galloway Lunch – POSTPONED

Friday 13th March 2020 This event has regrettably been postponed. We very much hope to be able to reschedule for later in the year, watch this space for more information. For guests who have booked and paid for tickets, we will be in touch regarding refunds in due course, please bear with us.

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