U21 Awards

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Alongside the Gilbert Medal, U21 members have the opportunity to nominate colleagues within the U21 network for one of a possible two U21 Awards for Internationalisation. These awards recognise individual efforts towards particularly innovative or extraordinary projects, which further internationalisation, or a sustained and prolonged contribution to building relations between U21 members to support internationalisation.

The U21 Awards recognise:

  • collaborative working both within the university and with external partners. 

  • demonstrable impact of activities undertaken by the nominee.

  • leadership, innovation and sustainability of activity.

  • how the nominee has built on standard practices in internationalisation.

  • the effectiveness of the nominee in supporting the university’s internationalisation agenda.

The award itself is a hand-crafted glass trophy, which is presented to the winners during the Annual Presidential Meetings.

Nominate the 2019 Winners