The University of Edinburgh USA Development Trust, Inc.
Mission and Organization

The mission of the Trust is to support teaching, research and student activities at the University of Edinburgh.  It cultivates contacts amongst alumni in North America and encourages donations and bequests that support a variety of academic and student programs and scholarships.

The Trust is incorporated in the State of Virginia and is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.  Donations to the Trust may therefore be tax-deductible for US taxpayers (please consult your tax advisor).  The Trust is governed by a Board of Directors whose members are elected to serve 3 year terms.  The current Board is comprised of the following alumni and University representatives:

Dr. Roualeyn Fenton-May, President (Atlanta)
Mr. Ken Shoji, Vice President & Treasurer (New York)
Dr. Armeane Choksi (Washington, D.C.)
Mr. William Webb (Washington, D.C.)
Mr. Simon Fennell (London)
Mr. Christopher Ewan (New York)
Dr. Allison Schrager (New York)