New Scholarship Opportunity

Nigel News

We are partnering with Motability Operations Ltd to launch their University Scholarship Programme for Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority students.

Leila wins Profile in Courage award

Nigel Awards, News

On Tuesday 23rd of March, Leila Thomas or CEO and founder was honoured to receive a ‘Profile in Courage’ award from the National Black Crown Prosecution Association, presented by Richard Taylor OBE and Grace Moronfolu MBE

Auntie Pat, My Inspiration

Nigel News

I had no idea what career to go into when I left school, lucky for me the answer was there, in the form of my Auntie Pat

Getting you Ready 4 Work, Even in Lockdown

Nigel News

On Wednesday 20th January, 120 students from Haberdashers Aske’s Knights Academy attended our Ready 4 Work e-Seminar with volunteers from Goldman Sachs, Refinitiv, EC1 Partners, PwC, Citi and Adobe.

Interview with Justin Adekunle

Nigel News

Justin Adekunle was introduced to Urban Synergy when he was at secondary school, “I liked Urban Synergy’s ethos and the way they reached out to young people”

Leila Thomas Refinitiv STEM seminar

Corporate Advisory Board Launch

Nigel News, Press Release

Urban Synergy today announced that prominent business leaders will be forming a Corporate Advisory Board to support and guide our mission to build a diverse work-ready talent pipeline of Black Minority Ethnic and disadvantaged young people.

Why it matters?

Nigel News

UK Black History Month (BHM), begins again on October 1st and even though we are living through extraordinary times, we cannot let BHM slip by unnoticed.

Exam Results Day Webinar 2020

Nigel News

On Monday 10th August, Urban Synergy delivered an Exam Results Day webinar with a panel of experts to support young people and parents.

Why Mentoring Matters

Nigel News

Sengova Kailondo is a solicitor in the Asset Finance team at Hogan Lovells International LLP and he has recently been recognised in The EMpower Ethnic Minority Future leaders Role Model List as an inspirational black role model