Financial donations

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

You may wish to donate direct to us, the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre, or to Alzheimer Scotland. 

Ways to contribute to the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre 

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

  • Make a single or regular donation to Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre. To do so, please send a cheque accompained by a letter to the Centre - note cheques should be made payable to 'University of Edinburgh'
  • Organise a fundraising event for the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre
  • Encourage companies to support the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre
  • Remember us in your Will

To discuss making a donation or how you can raise funds for the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre, please contact:

T: 0131 650 4340

E: alzscotdrc@ed.ac.uk 

Ways to contribute to Alzheimer Scotland

For information on how to make your donation direct to Alzheimer Scotland, please visit: https://www.alzscot.org/donate

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

T: 0131 243 1453

E: fundraising@alzscot.org

Will you help us?

How your donation could be used at the Dementia Research Centre:
  • £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