The EPIC Assist Charity University Scholarship in memory of Alastair Keatinge

This scholarship is provided by EPIC Assist Charity Scotland and has been named in honour of Alastair Keatinge. Alastair was a highly respected founder and trustee of EPIC Assist Charity, a not-for-profit organisation founded in 2013 to provide support and development opportunities to individuals from marginalised, underrepresented, and low-income groups.


Reflecting on Alastair’s journey to his legal career, this scholarship is available to a student from the Highland or Central belt or from a marginalised, underrepresented, or low-income background. The applicant must be studying law or humanities and is required to submit the designated application to be considered for eligibility.

On-going eligibility

To be considered to retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester and present a 500-word overview of their academic year to the EPIC Assist Charity Board by May of the following year.

Scholarship details

  • Amount: £2,000 per annum in line with the academic year and dispersed in £500 instalments every three months
  • Duration: one year
  • Closing date: 31 July 2024


Please fill out the application form and apply online to [email protected] prior to the closing date. All emails sent should include the PDF application form and any relevant academic transcripts.

Late applications will not be considered. As applicants will be assessed on the quality of their application, all questions should be answered in full. Please ensure care is taken with spelling and grammar.