Union Awards 2017

Nominations are open unitl Friday 19 May - make yours now!

Celebrating the huge impact and hard work of our volunteers the Union Awards are the annual showcase of the best of Imperial College Union and our membership. We have 14 awards across the board, all designed to recognise the great work that students do at the Union.

The Union Awards are nominated by students, decided by students and awarded at our gala event in June. 

We need your nominations to help us shortlist students and groups for the Union Awards. Your nomination is supported by a short statement. This is your chance to tell us why they deserve to win that award; include examples, reasons and any information that will help!

Nominations are open now!   You have to be logged in to nominate and you can nominate as many times as you want in each category. Check out our Frequently Asked Questions about nominating.

If you have any questions or queries please contact unionawards@imperial.ac.uk 

 

This award recognises a campaign delivered to the Imperial Community for the broader benefit of all students. Impactful and enduring, the campaign will have delivered real change and increase in awareness on a particular issue, topic or interest.

A cutting edge, bold and innovative idea or scheme that has improved the student experience at the College directly or indirectly. Through technology, initiative and entrepreneurial spirit this group or individual has shown creativity and originality to their approach. 

A Club, Society or Project that has delivered a significant improvement to the student experience at the College through their events, activities and initiatives.

The Project addresses a need in the community, bringing clear benefits and positive outcomes for the people or cause the project aims to help/support where the impact has been measured.

A team that has ensured democratic, popular and effective representation of the views of their constituency, and has improved the research & learning experience of their students in a lasting & measurable way.

The Union Colour is awarded to those individuals who have given significant and repeated outstanding contributions to the student experience at Imperial and the life of the Union throughout the year.

The Imperial College Union Fellowship is awarded to those individuals who have continuously served the Union and/or enhanced the student experience in an exceptional manner, usually over a number of years. Each individual, so awarded, will be granted Honorary Lifetime Associate Membership of the Union.

This award recognises a new and lasting idea or initiative that has benefitted the College and its students. The winner will have made a real improvement to life at the College, creating a more welcome and diverse student community.

A stand-out, student-led event or series of events that showcased the Union and its activities. Acting as ambassadors to their group, the Union and the College, this event will have delivered positive impact for the organisers and attendees.

An exceptional student who has dedicated their time to volunteering or organising volunteer opportunities in the local community.

A team that has ensured democratic, popular and effective representation of the views of their constituency, and has improved the teaching & learning experience of their students in a lasting & measurable way.

An exceptional individual Academic Representative who has engaged with departmental/faculty staff, their students and the Union to bring clear & measurable benefit to the learning & teaching experience of their constituency.

The Outstanding Service Award is awarded to those individuals who have, in addition to the requirements for a Union Colour, gone above and beyond their role, repeatedly, to enhance the student experience and life of the Union across a broad spectrum of areas during the year.

The Imperial College Union Fellowship is awarded to those individuals who have continuously served the Union and/or enhanced the student experience in an exceptional manner, usually over a number of years. Each individual, so awarded, will be granted Honorary Lifetime Associate Membership of the Union.

 
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