Meet our scholars

We’re proud to share with you a few stories of remarkable students who are graduating this year. If you support scholarships at Sussex, thank you so much for making it possible for these students and many others to pursue their dreams with us.

Five female graduating students in their caps and gowns on Brighton beach with the west pier in the distance

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Segun standing and wearing high viz yellow vest

Segun's story

"Every scholarship sponsored is a dream made flesh. Every dream made valid is a life changed and a future ensured. Without my scholarship I know I wouldn’t have made it this far.”   

Emily Vooris_US Friends Scholar standing in front of a lake at sunset

Emily's story

"Looking back on my Sussex experience, I am ever grateful for the opportunity that the Friends  Scholarship offered me."

Lottie Gomes, Arts Scholar, standing with flowers behind her and a campus building in the distance

Lottie's story

"For me, the Arts Scholars Award has been more than financial support, it has provided me with the comfort that I have an entire body of extraordinary people behind me."

Robert Agyarko portrait photo wearing suit and tie

Robert's story

"I absolutely believe that my Chevening Scholarship was instrumental in helping me achieve what I have in my career." 

Denis Duba with the night time Singapore skyline behind him

Denis' story

"Studying at Sussex definitely changed me – I see life in a better, more optimistic light. Thanks to my time there I found it easier to chase my career ambitions and personal development goals."

Graduates on Brighton seafront throwing their caps in the air

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