Nominate a Student Volunteer

Nominate a Student Volunteer

Please read through the criteria for each award below:

 

Volunteers of the Month Criteria

  • There will be a winner for each award per month on each of our campuses, subject to nominations
  • Students are eligible to win an award once every trimester
  • The role a student is being nominated for must be both unpaid and voluntary
  • The volunteer should have created a volunteering profile through the Students’ Union, or will be prompted to do so
  • The volunteer should have logged hours on their volunteering profile, or will be prompted to do so

The volunteer has:

  • Gone above and beyond what is expected of them;
  • Demonstrated exceptional commitment, dedication and effort;
  • Made a difference to their own life or the lives of others; and/or
  • Made measureable change or impact
Community Volunteer of the Month
  • The winners of this award will have been volunteering with an internal or external organisation, charity or in a volunteering project
  • Only current students and first year graduates can be nominated
  • All current students, staff and external organisations can nominate
Committee Member of the Month
  • The winners of this award will have been volunteering as a committee member of a recognised club or society
  • Only current students can be nominated
  • All current students and staff can nominate
Rep of the Month
  • The winners of this award will have been volunteering as either an elected Course, Campaign, Faculty or Postgraduate Research Rep or National Conference Delegate
  • Only current students can be nominated
  • All current students and staff can nominate
 

Recognising our Volunteer of the Month Winners

All winners of the Volunteer of the Month Award will be awarded a Volunteer of the Month certificate, a branded water bottle and will have a case study written about their volunteering experience to celebrate their achievements and inspire others, provided consent is given by the student to do so.

Everyone who has been nonimated for Volunteer of the Month will also be automatically nominated for their retrospective SU Award at our annual SU Awards; Volunteer of the Year, Rep of the Year or Society Person of the Year, so well worth that nomination!

 

Nominate a student

To nominate a student please fill in our Volunteer of the Month Nomination Form. Please ensure that the nomination is submitted before or on the date of the nomination deadline as described below.

Volunteer of the Month Nomination Form

How to Write A Quality Nomination

 

Nomination deadlines:

2021

Janurary: Monday 25th 

February: Monday 22nd 

March: Monday 22nd 

May: Monday 17th

June: Monday 14th 

July: Monday 19th 

August: Monday 16th