Know someone who studied in the UK and who has gone on to achieve amazing things? Why not nominate them for an Alumni Award? Nominate someone today for the British prestigious international alumni awards celebrating the achievements of UK higher education distinguished alumni. The Alumni Awards are open to UK alumni currently residing in Nigeria who have studied in the UK, within the last 15 years at degree level.
The award honours the outstanding achievements made by leaders in their field,s who have used their experience of studying at a UK university, to make a positive contribution to their communities, professions and countries.
The awards are offered in three categories: Professional Achievement Award: This award recognises alumni who have distinguished themselves through exemplary leadership and achievements in their professional industry, and who can demonstrate the scale of their achievements and how they have made a strong and positive difference to their profession and society. Entrepreneurial Award: Successful applicants in this category will be active in initiating, or contributing to, innovative new business opportunities with strong growth prospects.
Social Impact Award: This award acknowledges alumni who have made an exceptional contribution and commitment to creating positive social change and improving the lives of others UK university alumni from Nigeria can apply themselves or be nominated for the awards from today, 7 September 2016. Nominations close 16 October and applications close on 31 October 2016.
Nominees and award winners will have the opportunity to raise their international profile, expand their professional networks, and enhance their careers.
For full details on the eligibility criteria, how to apply or nominate someone, please visit: www.britishcouncil.org/education-uk-awards
To read about the 2016 Alumni Award winners, please visithttp://www.educationuk.org/global/sub/education-uk-alumni-awards-2016/