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Sir David Landale Prize

Sir David Landale Prize Sir David Landale was the Chairman of the Crichton Endowment Trust which later became the Crichton Foundation. After his retiral as Convenor he became the Foundation’s Honorary President. Sir David played a vital role in establishing a university Campus at the Crichton and was a regular attender at Crichton Foundation events […]





Dates for your diary

Full details of the spring 2022 Crichton Conversations will be published very soon. Meantime the dates for your diary are: Bruce Adamson Tuesday 18th January 2022 Sponsored by the Open University in Scotland Judith McClure Tuesday 22nd February 2022 The new China and our response  Professor Alison Phipps Tuesday 22nd March 2022 The work of […]





Terry Prize 2021

The Terry Prize is an award funded by a bequest made by the late Dr Anne Terry in memory of her late husband, Professor Roland Terry. The Award is made annually to two undergraduate students undertaking the BSc Environmental Science and Sustainability degree. Recipients will be in the first, second or third year of their studies, with at least […]





Retirement of Vice-Convenor

Miss Evelyn Hastings OBE At the Crichton Foundation AGM on 22nd September, our Vice-Convenor and Chairperson of the Awards Committee, Evelyn Hastings, retired from the Crichton Foundation after over 20 years. Evelyn qualified RGN at Dumfries and SCM at Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital a year later. She had a distinguished career in nursing beginning in […]





Office Closure

Please note the Crichton Foundation will be closed until Monday 28th June 2021.





Annual Report

The Crichton Foundation Annual Report 2019-2020 is now available Crichton Foundation Annual Report 2019-2020





Crichton Conversation webinar

Crichton Conversations Lecture Programme Tuesday 16th February, 7:30pm We are delighted to welcome back Hamish McRae to deliver the first lecture of 2021. This will be a virtual event. The global economy is continually evolving in response to the changes and challenges posed by social, financial and political issues. The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in […]





Applications for funding

The next meeting of the Awards Committee is scheduled for Wednesday 28th April 2021. The deadline for submission of applications is 12th April. 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. If you are in need […]




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