We’re really delighted to be announcing the shortlist of alums who’ve been nominated to receive one of the Sutton Trust’s three alumni awards in 2020. Our nominees span a range of industries, ages, and projects but all have one thing in common – they are exceptional young people who are going above and beyond to make a difference in their communities, and across the UK.
The judges for the awards are Tina Hene (Fellow of the Sutton Trust), and Joel Mullan and Stephanie Burrell (members of our Alumni Leadership Board). We will be announcing the award winners at our annual alumni celebration event on Friday 4 September – alums can register here.
The Sutton Trust alumni award for social mobility will go to the alum who demonstrates significant achievements in initiatives that work to champion social mobility. In this category, the shortlisted alums are:
The Sutton Trust alumni coronavirus response award will go to the alum who demonstrates significant achievements in response the coronavirus crisis. In this category, the shortlisted alums are:
The Sutton Trust alumni outstanding achievement award will go to the alum who has demonstrated exceptional achievements across any field. In this category, the shortlisted alums are:
We wanted to thank everyone who submitted nominations and to wish all our shortlisted alums the best of luck for the awards on 4 September. The Sutton Trust is proud to have such a distinguished alumni community and we’re pleased to be able to recognise our alumni in this way.
Note that current Alumni Leadership Board members are unable to be recognised for these awards.