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Your gifts transform lives

Whether it’s supporting access to education from underrepresented groups, supporting students with potential to access the best academic experience to ensure they excel, supporting our sports students to study and at the same time compete at the highest level or supporting our life-saving cutting-edge research and interventions, every gift can make a difference.

Our Ulster University giving community is growing and growing, which quite simply means more students’ lives and life-changing research enhanced.

Donor Impact Newsletter

Thank you to all the Ulster University donors and partners for the impact your support is having.

Zoe Thompson was selected as the winner of the Academic Excellence Award in 2021 for her Faculty following her excellent exam results. The Student Opportunity Fund provides awards to top students after their First Year of study to reward and encourage.

Mark Dornan, Travel Opportunity Scholar, 2021. Marks talks about how the Scholarship from donations from alumni and staff to the Student Opportunity Fund allowed him to travel to Canada to enhance his PhD.

Join our growing community and help us transform lives

Alumna Gillian McColgan, Massachusetts, supports the McColgan Engineering Fund:

“There is always an example in giving and with education costs mounting it is very meaningful to give a helping hand, especially to those who face challenges"

Alumnus, Anisa Mkuwu, supports the Ulster University Student Opportunity Fund:

“When I was at University I was very grateful for the financial support I received from other people.  It helped me in pursuing my dreams.  As I support the Fund, I hope it will encourage and enable more students to realise their potential and overcome their financial difficulties.

I  trust that more alumni will get involved and help support this great cause.”

Ulster University has a uniquely important role to play in building a better Northern Ireland, a prosperous, inclusive, self-reliant and confident Northern Ireland with much to offer the wider world.