Evaluation Support Scotland (ESS) was established in May 2005 and launched formally in January 2006. We are a registered Scottish Charity and a Limited Company. 

We are partially funded by the Scottish Government and generate our own income from our workshop and support programmes.

Staff and board

Information about our staff and board members.

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Our history

How Evaluation Support Scotland (ESS) came to exist!

How we evaluate ourselves

How Evaluation Support Scotland (ESS) works to achieve it’s aims

Annual reports and reviews

View or download Evaluation Support Scotland annual reviews and reports.

  • ESS Constitution

    Set up in 2005, this Constitution describes how we run the organisation.

ESS Privacy policy

The purpose of our privacy policy is to ensure that:

  • Evaluation Support Scotland (ESS) complies with General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
  • We uphold the rights of our clients, stakeholders and staff
  • Our clients, stakeholders and staff know how and why we process their personal data.