Alumni Awards 2017 – nominate your outstanding alumni

Image: Alumni Award winners 2015 outside No. 10 Downing Street

Type Award
Key dates

Applications and nominations open: Wednesday 7 September 2016

Nominations close: Sunday 16 October 2016

Application deadline: Monday 31 October 2016

Eligibility Alumni that have studied at degree level in the UK at an officially recognised UK institution in the last 15 years, who are now living in one of the participating countries and have gone on to achieve exceptional success.

The Alumni Awards celebrate the outstanding success stories of UK alumni and showcase the impact and value of a UK higher education.

The Alumni Awards are back for a third consecutive year. Following a fantastic series of high-profile events celebrating the achievements of alumni in ten countries around the world, the Alumni Awards are expanding in 2016-17.  

If you know alumni who have studied at your institution in the UK in the last 15 years, who are now living in one of the participating countries and have gone on to achieve exceptional success, get ready to nominate them from 7 September 2016. 

Nominations close 16 October; applications on 31 October 2016. Alumni can apply themselves, or be nominated (by anyone) for an award.

How to nominate your alumni and promote the awards

Check out the Alumni Awards website below for further details, including full list of participating countries.

UK universities’ Alumni Relations teams have access to materials to support your institution’s promotions of the awards. For further information, please contact AlumniAward@britishcouncil.org or phone 0207 389 4796.