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30 Aug 2018

Nominations open for British Council international alumni awards

Nominations open soon for the prestigious British Council alumni awards, celebrating the outstanding achievements of the UK’s international alumni around the world.

Now in their fifth year, the awards are open to all alumni living outside of the UK who have graduated from a UK university within the last 15 years. The awards highlight the value of a UK higher education and raise the profile and reputation of alumni.

Winners and finalists of the awards are leaders in their field, spanning three different categories: the Professional Achievement Award, Entrepreneurial Award and Social Impact Award.

In the 2018 awards, Loughborough alumna, Dr Mavis Asare, was awarded the prestigious Professional Achievement Award in Ghana. Alan Rutt, Country Director at the British Council in Ghana, said:

"The remarkable individuals we celebrated at the Study UK Alumni Awards in Ghana have all taken their UK education as a starting point to excel in their chosen careers and shape the world around them".

Loughborough University would be delighted to see International alumni nominated and shortlisted for the Alumni Awards worldwide again this year. For full details on the eligibility criteria and participating countries, please check the British Council website. If you have any questions, please email the Alumni Relations team.

Nominations will open 4 September 2018 and close 28 October 2018, applications close 11 November.

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