The generosity of our alumni and friends has an immense impact on the global Bristol community. These stories show how you’re helping our University to continue to realise its ambitions for the future.
Thank you for keeping Bristol brilliant
Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Hugh Brady, reflects on the remarkable impact of alumni and friends in 2020/21.
Improving student mental health
Dr Myles-Jay Linton demonstrates how early career research is supporting student mental health.
Tackling climate change
Dr Eunice Lo describes the impact of seed funding on developing vital climate research.
Changing lives through scholarships
Third-year student Steph Tucker explains how her Futures Scholarship has supported her through the pandemic and inspired her career prospects.
Creating opportunities through mentoring
Chemistry student Farhan Khawaja and alumnus Hamish Beeston (BA 1992) talk about their experience of the Bristol Mentors programme.
Investigating COVID-19 response in infants
Research led by Dr Anu Goenka has shown how babies are protected from severe COVID-19 infections.
The impact of alumni volunteers
Pro Vice-Chancellor for Student Experience, Professor Sarah Purdy, explains how important alumni volunteers are to the Bristol community.
Giving back through volunteering
Chris Edwards (BA 2015) shared his expertise with students by volunteering as a panellist at an alumni careers event.
Championing PhD research
Lucy Parnall, Head of Bristol Doctoral College and Research Strategy, illustrates the way legacy gifts have helped PhD students during the pandemic.
Providing Sanctuary Scholarships
Gbemisola Ogunlade (MSci 2020) explains how the University’s Sanctuary Scholarship programme changed her life.
Supporting scientific discoveries
Philanthropic support has allowed PhD student Amy Holt to explore how aspirin could improve bowel cancer treatments.
Make a donation
Please make a gift today to support learning and discovery at Bristol.
Download a copy of your Impact Report 2021 (PDF, 2,470kB).
Our 2020/21 supporters
We have recognised all of our donors and volunteers who have supported the University during 2020/21 in the following lists:
- Giving Circles, Bristol Pioneers and Legacy and In Memoriam gifts (PDF, 167kB)
- UoB Alumni 1941-1960 (PDF, 87kB)
- UoB Alumni 1961-1970 (PDF, 122kB)
- UoB Alumni 1971-1980 (PDF, 133kB)
- UoB Alumni 1981-1990 (PDF, 126kB)
- UoB Alumni 1991-2000 (PDF, 119kB)
- UoB Alumni 2001-2010 (PDF, 113kB)
- UoB Alumni 2011-2020 (PDF, 66kB)
- Bristol Friends (PDF, 58kB)
- Bristol Volunteers (PDF, 191kB)