Friday 15 May 2015
The University Business Young Leaders Awards are taking place on Wednesday 4 November at Park Lane Hotel in London. The awards aim to champion young people working in UK higher education and recognise the inspirational and dedicated under-30s working at and in partnership with universities across the UK.
It’s free to nominate your young leaders – please see the categories below. The deadline for nominations is Tuesday 30 June.
To nominate your young stars, please visit www.ylawards.com and give reasons and examples of why the nominee should win the award. There are eight award categories to choose from and these are open to anyone aged 30 years and under, working in UK higher education institutions:
✥ Digital trailblazer – the tech-wizard using and championing the latest innovations to improve university performance
✥ Sustainability champion – the eco-warrior striving to keep their campus green
✥ People pioneer – the team leader offering great guidance and top advice to their troupe
✥ Nifty networker – the outgoing socialite creating key relationships and opportunities with their cool communication skills
✥ Legal eagle – the sharp-eyed hotshot displaying best practice across the legal HE sector
✥ Marketing magician – the social media and marketing guru taking their university to the next level
✥ Admin angel – the tireless organiser keeping everything running smoothly behind the scenes
✥ Money mogul – the neat number-cruncher with their finger on the financial pulse.
Entries will be shortlisted by a top judging panel and invited to attend the awards evening where the winners will be announced.