News & Blog
Annual Review 2016-17 launched
The Robertson Trust's latest Annual Review is now available for download, showcasing the work of our Giving, Scholarship and Innovation and Learning teams in 2016/17, as well as updates from Robertson House and our new Stirling Hub.
Annual Review 2017-18 launched
We are delighted to launch our 2017-18 Annual Review, which breaks down the work of all teams in the Trust.
Annual Review 2018-19 launched
We've tried to make our 2018-19 Annual Review more compact and visual than ever before! It is now available for download and looks at some of the key data and news from the past year.
Applications for September Giving Committee meeting
We are now at full capacity for our September Giving Committee meeting.
Applying for funding for your sport or physical activity project
Our latest blog provides tips on applying for funding for projects which involve sport and physical activity.
Biggest ever Annual Gathering held in Glasgow
Our biggest ever Annual Gathering for current Robertson scholars took place in Glasgow this week.
Book a Skype session with our Giving Team
For the first time, we are giving potential applicants the opportunity to book a 30-minute Skype slot with our funding officers.
Briefing papers available for download
Two new Robertson Trust briefing papers are now available for download.
Celebrating the legacy of The Robertson Trust’s 50th Anniversary Year
Celebrating the success of our scholars
Our Scholarship Training Manager, Annie Doyle, blogs about the latest group of Robertson graduates and breaks down some of the key stats that highlight their success.
Changing Lives funding recipients announced
The Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity programme, a partnership between The Robertson Trust, Spirit of 2012, Scottish Government and sportscotland, has awarded funding to 17 projects nationally.
Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity - Invitation to Tender Information Session
sportscotland, Scottish Government, The Robertson Trust and Spirit of 2012 are seeking to appoint organisations and people to develop learning and support for organisations delivering sport and physical activity. This information session will provide background information on the Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity Programme as well an overview of the invitation to tender.
Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity Programme Launches
Community-based sports and physical activity projects in Scotland are in line to share in a £1million cash investment thanks to a new programme aimed at changing lives and creating a more inclusive and healthier nation.
Connecting women working with women
Borne out of research for our Innovation and Learning theme, Improving the Wellbeing of Women and Girls, The Robertson Trust hosted its first ever networking day for “women working with women” at Robertson House last week. Over 20 social enterprises were represented and in this blog Programme Manager, Fiona Jamieson, explains the reason for bringing them together and looks at the plans going forward.
Criminal Justice impact in 2015-16
Discover more about what's changing as a result of The Robertson Trust's work in criminal justice so far.
Dame Barbara Kelly video interview
As part of the launch of our annual review, Dame Barbara Kelly speaks about the history of the Trust and tells the story of a remarkable and record-breaking 2015.
Deadline for our December Giving Committee
Anyone consider an application for our December Giving Committee should note that the deadline is Friday, 20th September.
Developing evidence and focussing on outcomes: 2017-18 at The Robertson Trust
As part of our Annual Review launch, our Director, Kenneth Ferguson, reflects on the Trust's work in 2017-18.