Giving SMF undergraduates the competitive edge

2015 is not an easy time to be a university student. With high competition for graduate roles and an increasing awareness that academic grades alone are not enough, students from across the UK are feeling the heat. During this defining period in their lives, undergraduates naturally turn towards their support networks for advice and guidance. […]

Nick Clegg joins the Board of the Social Mobility Foundation

We are delighted to announce that the former Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the Liberal Democrats, The Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, has agreed to join the Board of trustees of the charity. Nick Clegg was the leading figure in the Coalition Government’s strategy to improve social mobility.   He will work with the other […]

“It seems that more women need to believe in themselves and definitely need to have the courage to take risks”. Our very first SMF Girls’ Network lunch.

This year the SMF conducted a report looking into girls’ engagement in our programmes. The findings showed that girls are underrepresented in certain sectors and aspirations and confidence can be lower, a narrative not unique to SMF girls. To address some of these imbalances, we are teaming up with different firms’ women’s networks to hold […]

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