The Foundation’s public activities are wideranging. Its projects can include:

  • Promotion of music and performing arts through the development of Scottish music in all its forms, including the teaching of bagpipes and drums
  • Organisation of Scottish cultural events such as highland gatherings, ceilidhs, public displays and celebrations
  • Support for writing and other media to provide accounts of, and to promote, Scottish culture and history
  • Production and use of Scottish cultural items, including musical instruments, national dress and tartans
  • Visits and tours by persons engaged in the recognition of Scottish cultural heritage
  • Support for the collection and recognition of books, records, photographs and other documents relating to Scottish heritage and culture at schools
  • Employment of staff