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Shortlist announced for Making a Difference Awards

01 Apr 2015

Forty individuals and teams have been shortlisted to receive Making A Difference Awards for their contributions to social responsibility at the University

Making a Difference

Open to all staff and students at the University, the Making a Difference Awards celebrate and raise awareness of how individuals and teams at the University are making a difference to the social and environmental wellbeing of our communities and wider society.

All the shortlisted entrants have been invited to a major awards ceremony on 7 May, at which Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell will present awards to the overall winners in each of the following categories: 

  • Research impact on society
  • Curriculum innovation in social responsibility
  • Aspiring social enterprise
  • Social enterprise
  • Local community collaboration
  • Public engagement
  • Equality and diversity
  • PSS support for social responsibility
  • Environmental sustainability (staff)
  • Environmental sustainability (students)
  • Widening participation

You can view the shortlist online at:

The overall winners of the 2015 Making a Difference Awards will be announced on StaffNet News on 8 May.