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Response to press reports

Our statement is now available.
December 2020
Blog

Hosts Sought for Summer 2021 Internship

We are once again keen to hear from organisations who may be interested in hosting a Robertson Scholar for our Summer Internship Scheme this year.
April 2021
Blog

Over £1.9 million awarded to organisations across Scotland

We are delighted to announce the latest recipients of funding since the launch of our new strategy in 2020.
March 2021
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Over £1.6 million awarded to organisations across Scotland

We are delighted to announce the latest recipients of funding since the launch of our new strategy in 2020.
March 2021
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Useful links and resources

Further links and resources elsewhere which you might find useful.
September 2020
Article

FAQs for applicants

Find answers to frequently asked questions when applying for funding from us.
September 2020
Blog

An Update on our 2021 Intern Scheme

Our Scholarship Training Officer, Gemma Manclark, gives an update on our Internship Scheme recruitment process for 2021. The fully-funded scheme was established in 2014 to help our current 3rd year Robertson Scholars enhance their C.V and gain valuable experience in the workplace before entering their final year of university.
March 2021
About Us

Our staff

Meet The Robertson Trust team.
September 2020
Blog

Poverty-related attainment gap: Time to think differently

Former Professor of Education at Strathclyde University, Sue Ellis, responds to our recently-commissioned evidence review of the poverty-related attainment gap.
February 2021
Project

Rural Action Fund

In 2017, the Robertson Trust approved a £120,000 award to Youth Scotland to help provide resources to extend support for universal youth work in rural communities.  As part of this award, £30,000 was restricted towards establishing the Rural Action Fund to support small, volunteer-led groups in rural communities, who (at the time) would otherwise be unable to access funding from the Trust.
October 2020
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Each and Every Child

The Each and Every Child initiative is a new programme of work which aims to tell a compelling story about children and young people in the care system, transforming the current public narrative and mobilising people at all levels in the community to take action to improve their life chances.
September 2020
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Hard Edges Scotland

This research, commissioned by ourselves with Lankelly Chase, highlights the complexity of the lives of people facing multiple disadvantage in Scotland.
September 2020
Project

Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity

Championing the role of sports and physical activity to boost health, wellbeing, relationships and communities.
September 2020
Project

Social Action Inquiry

The Social Action Inquiry has been set up set up to find out more about how communities can take action that makes a difference. The inquiry is a partnership between Carnegie UK Trust, Corra Foundation, Foundation Scotland, the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO), The National Lottery Community Fund and The Robertson Trust.
February 2021
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Together We Help

In July 2020 Social Action Inquiry partners commissioned The Collective to lead on a short-term piece of research to capture the stories and lessons learned from communities coming together to help during the Coronavirus pandemic.
February 2021