Category: Access and Inclusion

Time in the Field

Time in the Field

From Iceland to Inchnadamph, course-related fieldwork is a valuable and integral part of every GeoSciences degree. We discover how alumni donations are ensuring that more…

Going the Distance

Going the Distance

Overseas medical students are completing Edinburgh degrees in their home countries thanks to alumni donations to distance learning scholarships. We spoke to four of them about…

Realising my potential

Realising my potential

Harriet Drury explains how her decision to return to education in her 30s was helped by the support of someone who never had the opportunity to study

Eyes on the Prizes

Eyes on the Prizes

An Edinburgh alumnus who supports PhD students through an annual prize is celebrating himself after winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

Days Well Spent

Days Well Spent

Gabriel Gonzalez Mandiola explains why he has chosen to be an ambassador for Edinburgh alumni living in his native Chile.

Going for Green

Going for Green

We talk to the winner of a scholarship which aims to help students develop solutions to environmental issues.

African Aspirations

African Aspirations

We talk to four recipients of scholarships on the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program.

Sporting Chances

Sporting Chances

Donors to the University’s sporting scholarships are making a real difference to the prospects of elite athletes, as the Glasgow Commonwealth Games proved.