The Sheffield Hallam Students' Union Awards form the pinnacle of the year for student activity groups and individuals at Sheffield Hallam Students' Union! Liberation Groups, Media, Societies, Volunteering, Student Reps, Social Enterprise Projects and Student Staff areas are all recognised for excellent events and exceptional performance across the academic year.
There are a total of 15 awards presented to honour the achievement of all of the student-run groups involving several thousand students each year. The students in attendance do not only excel in their studies but also in their extra-curricular activities through the fantastic running of their groups and organisation of a wide variety of events.
Download the nominatons pack to know who, when and where you can nominate
Nominations are open from 16th March - 16th April 2018
Outstanding Contribution to Student Campaigns Award
This award will recognise an individual or group that has had a positive impact on the student community through their involvement in student campaigns.
Outstanding Contribution to Student Events Award
This award recognises an individual or group who have contributed and delivered outstanding student event/s from planning to delivery.
Outstanding Contribution to the Community Award
This award recognises an individual or group who has made an outstanding contribution to the city of Sheffield through a project, event or relationship. .
Outstanding Contribution to Student Groups Award
Any student that has been involved with one or more student groups and their events or a student involved with student working groups can be nominated for this award. Students do not have to be on a committee/working group to be nominated for this award.
Outstanding Contribution to Student Volunteering Award
For an individual or group who have made a significant impact to the Students' Union and its’ members, in addition to the wider community through their voluntary activities.
Outstanding Contribution to Fundraising Award
For an individual or group who have made a significant impact to the Students' Union and its’ members, in addition to the wider community through their fundraising activities.
Outstanding Contribution to Student Representation Award
This award is for an individual in a representative role, including Course Reps, Department Reps, elected Part-time officers Representatives, Union Councillors, members of representative groups and any other similar roles, who have made an outstanding contribution to representing the needs and interests of students.
Outstanding Student Staff member of the Year Award
For a Students' Union Student Staff member who has shown dedication to improving services for students, by excelling in their role and supporting and motivating others.
Outstanding Contribution to Student Media and Communications Award
For an individual or group who have made an outstanding commitment and contribution to student media through support, development and considering new initiatives or innovative ways of collaboration.
Outstanding Contribution to Student Welfare
This award is for an individual or group that have shown an outstanding dedication to student welfare support.
Outstanding Contribution to Student Sport and Physical Activity Award
For an individual or club who have contributed significantly to student sport during their time at University.
Outstanding Commitment to Inclusion and Diversity Award
This award is to recognise the commitment of an individual or student group that have engaged fully with a diverse range of students and activities at SHSU.
Outstanding Contribution to Internationalisation Award
For an individual student or group that has shown an outstanding commitment and contribution to globalisation and/or internationalisation during their time at university
Students' Union Student of the Year Award
For an individual that has embraced and engaged with the Students' Union and made a positive impact
Sheffield Hallam University Partner of the Year Award
For an individual SHU staff member or team that has shown an outstanding commitment and contribution to the work of the Students' Union through collaborative working.