Swarovski Foundation award: Ecology and conservation of the Boto Dolphin in the Tocantins River, Brazil

Wednesday 19 September 2018


The Scottish Oceans Institute (SOI) at the University of St Andrews has been given a Swarovski Foundation award to support a detailed study of the behaviour and habitat of the Araguaian Boto dolphin in the Tocantins River in the Eastern Amazon region of Brazil.  

R&A international adventures!

Friday 27 July 2018

Three teams are planning exciting philanthropic projects this summer as part of the R&A International Scholarship programme for 2018–19. 

One million dollar donation to Scottish Oceans Institute and PhD Scholarship

Wednesday 27 June 2018

We are delighted to announce that Frank and Beverley MacInnis have recently donated one million dollars to support the Scottish Oceans Institute (SOI) and a PhD scholarship.

£1 million donation to postgraduate scholarships

Wednesday 20 June 2018

We were delighted to receive a £1 million donation this month from Dr Wu Xianhong of the The Wu Xianhong Foundation, which the University is using to set up postgraduate scholarships, with a focus on students from People’s Republic of China.