Naomi Adenis,
(First Class Honours in Politics with International Relations at the University of York)

“The national celebration of Black graduates by Black Impact is an amazing opportunity to truly appreciate the hard work of outstanding Black students”.


Vincent Henry
(Winner of the Olympian Award)

“This award is an acknowledgment with society that my efforts are admirable. It is an honour and the recognition it brings is Powerful”


Naomi Lebe
(President of Bournemouth University Students Union)

 “In 2020 we received tears, uncertainty, and anxiety, due to the virus that came to strip us away from our normality. But thanks to the amazing movement of  Black Impact’s Class of 2020 campaign, I couldn’t be more proud of those who I will be graduating with”.


Promise Ahante
 (Winner of both Leadership and All-rounder Awards)

 “Winning the Leadership and All-rounder awards were significant to me. Black Impact has cast a stone which ripple effect would promote the rise of young Black leaders”.


Abigael Bamgboye
(Winner of the Black Entrepreneur Award)

“Being shortlisted for the Class of 2020 Awards was a huge confidence boost for me. Black Impact is doing some phenomenal work to empower Black talent in the UK, and I look forward to collaborating with them in their mission to support ethical Black leadership!”


Jaizzail Ofori
(Winner of both Academic Excellence and Resilience Awards)

 “Recognition for your talent and hard work gives one the motivation to persevere and break down subconscious barriers which impede us from reaching our full potential! Black Impact is therefore an amazing initiative which will encourage the rise of Black excellence”


Anjola Dare
(President of University of Leeds Afro-Caribbean Society)

“The tremendous work Black Impact is doing in order to bridge the gap and break the glass ceiling for black students in the UK is phenomenal. Partnering with them this coming academic year is a venture we cannot wait to partake in, as we collectively facilitate our students to successfully integrate into the professional world. We’re so excited to be a Local Network Partner for the Class of 2020!”.