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Nominate students and staff for Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence

Student Vincent Pericard won a Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in 2018

Nominations for the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence 2019 are now open.

The awards celebrates students and staff who have made an exceptional contribution to the University, its values, its ambition and its success, as set out in the University Strategy.

Now in its second year, the awards will be held on 2 April 2019 at the New Theatre Royal in Guildhall Walk

Students and staff are warmly encouraged to nominate their peers and colleagues. Members of the community who have worked or engaged with the University can also nominate staff or students who they feel deserve to be recognised and celebrated by the University.

Last year, certificates were presented to 14 individuals and teams for a range of initiatives and achievements including delivering CPR training to school children, helping adults with autism find jobs, and students providing free legal advice to local residents. A further 13 individuals and teams also received commendations after they were nominated by their peers for helping students, colleagues and the community.

How to nominate

Please visit the awards’ nomination webpage for more details and a link to a short online form. The closing date for the first round of nominations is 4:00pm on Thursday 17 January 2019.

Any questions, please email

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