Since 1992 The Trust has identified and assisted over 1000 young Scots who have the ability, but not necessarily the means, to get the most out of a university education.
As well as financial support, at the heart of our bursary award is a dedicated training and mentoring programme called Journey to Success, devised to ensure scholars are able to maximise their potential at university and compete successfully for graduate level jobs. Over 150 undergraduates are now supported through Journey to Success across Scotland each year.
With the application process underway for 2019, who else better to bring the Journey to Success to life than those currently on the programme? Over the next few weeks, we will be asking some of our current Robertson Scholars to tell us about their experiences and offer some advice to potential future scholars. First up is 2nd year University of Edinburgh student, Dorcas Baah.
Please note that no direct applications can be made to The Robertson Trust for our bursary scheme. All applications must be recommended via schools or universities. Find out more about our key application dates here.