Financial donations

Please help us by making an investment now for the future of people with dementia, their families and carers.

Ways to contribute

There are lots of ways you can contribute to our Dementia Research Centre:

  • Make a single or regular donation to Alzheimer Scotland
  • Make a single or regular donation direct to Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre - please note cheques should be made payable to University of Edinburgh
  • Organise a fundraising event
  • Encourage companies to support Alzheimer Scotland
  • Donate through your salary
  • Set up a Celebration or Tribute Fund
  • emember us in your Will

Will you help us?

To make a donation, discuss how you can raise funds for the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre, or to be sent information on becoming a member of our charity, please contact our fundraising team:

T: 0131 243 1453


What your donation could be used for:
  • £25 - provides storage for a blood sample that can be used by future researchers
  • £100 - funds a researcher to carry out specialised memory tests for early detection of dementia
  • £500 - funds a cutting-edge brain scan to look at the causes of dementia
  • £1,000 - provides a small start-up fund for new research studies
  • £5,000 - allows us to share the results of our research with policy makers, people with dementia and their carers
  • £10,000 - funds a dementia specialist PhD studentship for 6 months