The Alice McCosh Trust

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About the trust

The Alice McCosh Trust was set up in memory of Alice McCosh (née Alice Carswell), (1966 – 2001).

Throughout Alice’s life she was passionate about natural history and the environment. She lived and travelled across many parts of the world, and studied and worked in these fields.

We have established the Trust in order to perpetuate Alice's name and her lifetime's work. The object of the Trust is to advance education by providing or assisting with grants for work or study related to natural history and/or the environment. In this way we hope to provide other young people with the opportunity to do the sorts of things that Alice loved.


December 2015. The deadline for applications for the 2015-16 award has now passed. We will be in touch with applicants in the New Year with the outcome of the award.

November 2015. Newsletter: We have just sent out our annual newsletter to friends of the Trust. A copy can be found here here.

September 2015. 2014-15 awards: We have reports from both our 2014-15 award winners, Natasha Phillips and Andrea Barden here.

FUND RAISING NEWS As part of our continuing fund-raising we have Notelets and Christmas Cards for sale. We have three different designs of card, and orders can be made here.