The Alumni Awards honour the exceptional achievements of our alumni and celebrate the significant impact that these individuals have had on a personal, professional or societal level.
Alumni awards winners 2019
Vice Chancellor's Award
Chanté Joseph (BSc 2018). A recent graduate, recognised for her aspirational work and notable achievements, benefitting local communities and the wider society.
Alumni Award for Achievement in Sport
Eboni Usoro-Brown (nee Beckford-Chambers) (LLB 2009, MSc 2011). For her outstanding achievements and contributions in the field of sport.
Alumni Award for Innovation and Enterprise
Dr Harry Destecroix (PhD 2014). For his outstanding achievements in the field of Innovation and Enterprise.
Alumni Award for Business and Industry
Dr Nigel Wray (BSc 1970, Hon LLD 2005). For his outstanding success in the world of business.
University of Bristol Friends and Supporters Award
Dr John Rutley (Hon LLD 2013). For his service, advocacy and commitment to the University.
Alumni Award for Community Impact
Annie Hudson (BSc 1972, Cert 1997). For her personal contributions to the enrichment of society through services to the community.
Alumni Award for Arts and Media
Dr Julia Donaldson (BA 1970, Hon DLitt 2011). For her significant achievements in the world of Arts and Media.
Alumni Award for Transformative Philanthropy
Hugh Sloane (BSc 1977). For significant strategic and enduring impact on the institution through inspirational philanthropic support.
Alumni Award for International Impact
Dr Andrew Sheng (BSc 1989). For the significant impact he has made internationally.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Sir David Attenborough (Hon LLD 1977). For his outstanding impact in his field of expertise over his lifetime.