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Who we are

Our vision: 

Be representative of, and contribute to, the UWC Community as a whole and its organisations.

Our mission:

  • Select the best possible students for all United World Colleges and Short Courses that represent the diversity of Great Britain in order to enrich the UWC movement 
  • Maximise opportunities for young people in Great Britain to take part in a UWC experience 
  • To nurture an enduring commitment to the UWC ideals in Great Britain
  • Provide support for current students selected by the committee and their parents in order to maximise their UWC experience

Committee Members

UWCGB is a charity governed by a board of trustees and volunteers. Our current Trustees are:

Hugh Davies

Membership Engagement & Fundraising

Hannah Mahapatra


Trisha Gorman

Health & Wellbeing


Chris Jones

Chair & Selections


Perveez Mody

Health & Wellbeing


Tegan Evans 



 Andrew Morris



 Pema I'anson



Agnieszka Ziemba Åhman 

Volunteer coordination