The David Doig Foundation has joined forces with Foundation Scotland and the Open University (OU). Foundation Scotland has an in-depth knowledge of the global charitable and community sectors. The Open University (OU) makes education accessible to all who wish to learn, regardless of their academic record, background or location.
Foundation Scotland will help the David Doig Foundation to meet its objectives by awarding grants to those who need most support. Examples of the type of projects are (this list is not an exhaustive list):
The OU's successful 'Young Applicants in Schools Scheme' focuses on children from particularly deprived areas gaining access to education oppportunities in order to build their aspirations and confidence. A David Doig Scholarship will be created which will enable a student from this Scheme to take up studies with the Open University. Click here to learn of how David and his work with OPITO helped to transform one student's life.