Aberdeen Asset Management Charitable Foundation

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The Fund concentrates on two main areas for grants:

Emerging Markets: Funds focus on a small number of long term partnerships with an average duration of three years. Charities must meet the following criteria for an emerging market grant:

  • UK registered
  • Small to medium in size, or if a larger charity, must have an identifiable project that Aberdeen can support
  • Focus clearly on promoting education and providing wider opportunities for underprivileged young people

Local Communities:Local community grants have much the same criteria but charities must demonstrate and have:

  • a clear and meaningful impact on the community;
  • a clear connection to a community local to one of Aberdeen’s offices; and
  • a governance structure in place to allow Aberdeen to monitor the impact of the investment.

There are no deadlines and applications can be made at any time.

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