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Honorary Awards Committee 

Proposals for the conferment of honorary awards shall be considered by the Joint Committee of Senate and Council on Honorary Awards.

Please see \ for information on our Honorary Graduates.

Terms of Reference and Membership

Below are the Membership and Terms of Reference for Honorary Awards Committee: 

Meeting Dates 2021-22

  • Monday 27 September 2021 (deadline for receipt of nominations 12 noon, 13 September 2021),
  • Monday 07 March 2022 (deadline for receipt of nominations 12 noon, 14 February 2022).

NB Late documents will normally be deferred to the next meeting.

Please contact for any queries relating to this Committee and membership.

Nominations for Honorary Awards

Nominations for Honorary Degrees and Outstainding Contribution Awards should be submitted using the form at the bottom of the page.

Please note you will not receive feedback on your nomination due to the sensitive and confidential nature of the honorary awards process.

All nominations are dealt with in the strictest confidentiality. Nominations can be made at any time and are welcome from all sections of the community.  Nominations will be considered by the University Honorary Awards Committee who review all nominations received and make recommendations to Senate and Council for formal approval.

The nomination of candidates with a demonstrable record of achievement in areas which align with the University’s strategy and values are particularly welcome. 

If you have any questions about the nominations process please contact Riley Power the University Secretary via 

Honorary Awards Policy

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Honorary Awards Nomination Form

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Data and Privacy

Our Honorary Award recipients and supporters are important to us. We're committed to protecting your privacy, keeping your data safe and not doing anything with it that you wouldn’t reasonably expect. Our privacy notice describes how we collect, store, manage, protect and use your personal information.

Honorary Awards Privacy Notice