University Students' Association of the Year

To recognise the achievements of Students’ Association in the past twelve months in shaping education and empowering individuals



1. Explain the context and background of your submission.

  • How did they identify the need/want to change?
  • What objectives were set?


2. Describe what actions you took, and the challenges that arose.

  • Put in place activities to benefit their members
  • Can demonstrate student leadership
  • Can demonstrate inclusivity in decision making
  • Created or strengthened healthy partnerships where they are equal partners


3. What changes have been achieved?

  • Outcomes and impact align to objective
  • Demonstrate impact on their organisation (changed, policy, process, market research, vote, press releases, videos)
  • Demonstrate impact on the parent institution (committee paper, changed policy, market research, press release, video)
  • Demonstrate impact on their membership (market research, vote, video).