As a former Keeper of the Records of Scotland, and in his capacity as a chair and trustee of numerous heritage, archives and records organisations, Patrick Cadell CBE made valuable and lasting contributions to archives in Scotland and abroad. In addition to acting as an influential advocate for archives in the Council of Europe, Mr Cadell also led the launch of the Scottish Archive Network – or SCAN project – with a national online catalogue and digital images of the early Scottish wills.
SCA funds an annual bursary in memory of Patrick Cadell’s extensive contributions to the sector. The bursary is aimed at supporting CPD opportunities for an archivist, records manager, conservator or volunteer working in a Scottish archive or records management unit. Use the boxes below to find out more and make an application.
Information on the 2015 Bursary
Report by the successful candidate from 2014
Report by the successful candidate from 2013
Reports by the successful candidates from 2012
Reports by the successful candidates from 2011