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Averil Osborn Donation

Averil Osborn was a social gerontologist known as a life-long advocate for older people. To commemorate Averil’s life and work, the British Society of Gerontology established the BSG Averil Osborn Memorial Fund in 1994 to support innovative research and dissemination projects which directly involve older people, and to spread understanding and good practice.

The Awards Panel aims to make awards in the range of £500-£3000 each year and the fund relies solely on the generosity of donations. There are several ways you can donate; via the payment button below or by clicking here for further information.

Any amount is gratefully received. To date over 30 projects have already been funded.

Single payment donations via PayPal

We kindly ask that if you wish to make a donation, you use the Paypal Donate button below.

To make a regular donation by Direct Debit

Please fill in the form below and return to:

Averil Osborn Fund
British Society of Gerontology
PO Box 2265
Pulborough
RH20 6BB

To donate by cheque

Cheques should be made payable to the ‘British Society of Gerontology’ and sent with the gift aid form below to:

Averil Osborn Fund
British Society of Gerontology
PO Box 2265
Pulborough
RH20 6BB