Alumni Awards

Our annual Alumni Awards programme recognises and celebrates our graduates who are making a difference, inspiring change, and making a positive impact in the community. The Awards allow us to showcase the amazing talents and achievements of our alumni community, shining a light on their successes.

There are four categories for 2024, and nominations are open from 1 Feb – 11 March 2024:

Alumni Community Hero Award: Celebrating our alumni who have gone above and beyond to make a positive impact in the local community and who have contributed their time and talents for the enrichment of others, and the betterment of society

Alumni Rising Star Award: Celebrating innovative and successful young alumni who have showcased determination, drive and excellence in the workplace or community, who are paving the way for others to follow, demonstrating strong leadership and teamwork skills

Alumni Outstanding Contribution Award:  Recognising the incredible voluntary contribution that alumni make to the life and community of the University, through enriching the experience, knowledge and employability of students, or facilitating opportunities for business development and business growth.

New for 2024: Alumni Sustainability Champion Award: This awards recognises an alumnus/group of alumni working together, who are committed to Shaping Sustainable Futures, working to continually reduce their environmental impact, operating ethically and empowering others to be advocates for sustainability, or making a tangible impact through sustainable practices. 

Nominate a CCCU alumnus today:

Download a word document

Complete an online form

If you would like to submit a nomination in an alternative format which works better for you, please email us to discuss: alumni@canterbury.ac.uk