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Alumni Award winners and finalists 2022

Meet our 2022 winners and finalists

Read about our global finalists 2021-22 below. The four global winners from each category will be selected for their outstanding achievements as professionals, entrepreneurs and community leaders in September 2022. The four winners are selected by the global judging panel in the final stage of an extensive judging process of the 28 global finalists. All winners and finalists are UK university alumni with outstanding success stories, representing 22 UK universities and 19 countries. Read about their inspirational stories in the links below and how they are using their experience of studying at a UK university to make an impact on their communities, industries, and countries.

In addition to the global awards, a small number of selected countries hosted prestigious awarding ceremonies to celebrate alumni at a national level below. Due to Covid-19, some countries celebrated the awards virtually.

Science and Sustainability Award 2022

Recognising alumni who have distinguished themselves through their career and achievements in the world of science and sustainability.

Culture and Creativity Award 2022

Recognising alumni who have carved a career for themselves in arts and culture. We are looking for people who show artistic ingenuity, influence and creativity.

Social Action Award 2022

Recognising alumni who have made an exceptional contribution and commitment to creating positive social change and improving the lives of others.

Business and Innovation Award 2022

Recognising alumni who are initiating and contributing to creative new ideas, solutions or business opportunities, that have the potential for growth.

National Awards - winners and finalists 2022

23 countries participated in the national Alumni Awards 2021-22, celebrating the achievements of alumni in their country.