The Fitzwilliam Society

Everyone who matriculated at Fitzwilliam is automatically a Member of the Fitzwilliam Society, which was founded in 1924 to keep Members in touch with each other and with the College.

The Society operates through a Committee, membership of which is open to all alumni. If you are interested in joining the Committee, please contact the Honorary Secretary via the Development Office.

The 2023 Fitzwilliam Society AGM will be held at Fitzwilliam College on Saturday 23rd September, at 5.30pm.

The combined papers can be viewed or downloaded here in PDF format.

Application information for the Fitzwilliam Society Grants programme is available here.


The current Fitzwilliam Society President is Professor Glen Norcliffe.

Recent Presidents

2021-22: Baroness Morgan, Master of Fitzwilliam College

2019-21: Judith Bunting (1979)

2018-19: Richard Hooley

2017-18: Sir Peter Bazalgette (1973)

2016-17: Rachael Webb (1979)

2015-16: Nigel Stapleton (1965)

2014-15: Nicola Padfield