News & Blog
Reflecting on 2017-18 at The Robertson Trust
In her first column as Chair, Shonaig Macpherson reflects on 2017/18 and some of the trends we have seen in our funding.
Robertson scholar named Strathclyde Women Lead Champion
We were thrilled to see one of our Robertson Scholars named as Strathclyde Women Lead Champion for 2019.
Scholarship in 2018/19: A photo journey
Our Head of Scholarship, Gordon Hunt, looks at some of the key points from 2018/19 in our Scholarship team.
Scholarship update - Borders Young Talent
In his latest blog post, our Head of Scholarship and Learning, Gordon Hunt, focuses on the work of Borders Young Talent, one of the widening access projects we are involved with.
Staff blog: Reflecting on three years with the Trust’s scholarship team (Gordon Hunt)
Gordon Hunt reflects on his time as the Trust's Head of Scholarship as he prepares to head to a new role with the Peter Vardy Foundation.
Summer Internship Scheme 2019: Can you help with our last few placements?
We are still looking for hosts for a handful of current third-year Robertson Scholars.
Summer Internship Scheme 2020: What’s it like hosting a Robertson scholar?
We are seeking employers from a range of industries and sectors to host a Robertson scholar as part of our fully-funded Summer Internship Scheme 2020. With this in mind, we recently visited JLL in Glasgow to hear from Office Manager, Mike Buchan, about his experience of hosting and two former interns about how their experiences helped to shape their future careers.
Summer Internships 2019 - What’s it like to host a Robertson Scholar?
As we look for organisations across Scotland once again to host our third-year Robertson Scholars for two-months, we talk to Roland Bone from Barclays about his experience of the 2017 scheme.
Thank you – it’s good to talk but even better to listen!
Our Chair, Shonaig Macpherson, provides a short update on our strategy renewal process.
What’s new in our Scholarship work
Every month in 2019, one of our team leads will provide an update on their team's work in the form of a short blog post. First up is Gordon Hunt, our Head of Scholarship and Learning, who tells us how his team is now working to provide support at all stages of the learner journey.