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Latest Giving Committee awards now available

Please note that The Robertson Trust has published its new Giving Strategy. This sets out the priorities we will have when awarding funds through our open grants programme. The existing application form and guidelines can still be used until July 31st. In line with our existing procedures, we will aim to assess and present all applications received by this date to our September Board meeting. In the event that we are unable to do so, your application may be held until our November meeting. In such cases a member of staff will contact you and provide any assistance required to realign your application with the new Giving Strategy. Find out all you need to know here.

The full award listings from our latest Giving Committee can now be viewed here and printed from here.

Just over £2.6 million was awarded to 84 organisations across Scotland in our three funding strands; Care and Wellbeing, Strengthening Communities and Realising Potential. Among these awards were:

Care and Wellbeing (view all)

£30,000 towards the running costs of Springburn Alive and Kicking. View all Glasgow awards here.

Strengthening Communities (view all)

£67,500 towards the Multi-Cultural Family Base's 4-2-7 Project , which aims to help children aged 4-7 who may be experiencing difficulties managing the transition to primary school. View all Edinburgh awards here.

Realising Potential (view all)

£54,000 towards Move On's Fareshare Employability Programme. View all Glasgow awards here.

Did you know we recently produced a blog post around tips for applying for the second theme (Supporting “at risk” young people to make positive choices) in our Realising Potential funding strand? You can view it here.

To find out more about the areas we fund, please visit What We Fund or download our Giving Strategy 2016-19.

Meanwhile, you can keep up to date with all developments at The Robertson Trust by following us on Twitter @RobertsonTrust​