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Students' Union Awards

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Students' Union Awards 2022

The Students' Union Awards are an annual celebration of student achievements over the course of the academic year. There are a range of award categories that highlight the outstanding contribution made by students, student leaders and student groups to enhance the student experience. The awards are completely led by students and staff at the University of Hertfordshire, giving you the opportunity to highlight anything standout from the 2021-22 calendar. We're really looking forward to celebrating the standout success stories from this academic year!


Awards Ceremony

Thursday 5th May

The Students' Union Awards will be taking place in The Forum Hertfordshire on Thursday 5th May. We're absolutely thrilled to be bringing the Students' Union Awards back onto campus after two years of running the awards ceremony online during the global pandemic. We can't wait to welcome our finalists and VIPs on the night and celebrate an amazing academic year with them. Guests will enjoy entertainment throughout the evening, refreshments and the awards presentation



Monday 7th March - Monday 21st March

Thank you to everyone that submitted a nomination, highlighting a range of success stories that have taken place across different pockets of the university this year. We were chuffed to receive an amazing 643 nominations



Once the nominations window closed, a number of staff members joined our Elected Officers to review them and select our finalists according to the set criteria. We would like to congratulate this year's finalists who made the cut against fierce competition! You can see who they are here


Award Categories

The following awards are up for grabs at this year's Students' Union Awards:

Change-Maker of the Year

Herts Community Spirit Award

Outstanding Contribution to the BAME Awarding Gap

Buddy Volunteer of the Year

Network Committee Member of the Year

School Community Organiser of the Year

Student Rep of the Year

Student Staff Member of the Year

Society of the Year

Society Committee of the Year

Best New Society

Best Society Event

SU x UH Partnership Award

Outstanding Contribution to the Students' Union


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