Rep Awards - Guild of Students

Rep Awards

The Guild and University of Birmingham are proud to once again present Rep Awards – a chance to celebrate all the hard work and outstanding achievements of students and staff involved within the Student Representation System.

Rep Awards are judged using a set of judging criteria to help inform your nomination. The results of Rep Awards will be announced during our in-person Rep Awards ceremony in May, so keep an eye out on your emails and on our Guild social media channels for more details!!

Do you know anyone that you feel deserves to be recognised for a Rep Award? Have a look through the list of awards and submit a nomination! If you’re a student, you can log into the Guild website and click ‘Nominate Now’ to submit your nomination for the relevant Award(s). If you’re a member of staff, please download and complete the ‘External Nomination Form’ and email it to before nominations close.

There are 15 awards over 7 categories, and nominations have been EXTENDED and are now open until 4PM, Friday 31st March. Please read our FAQs below for more information, or email

The awards are:

  • Outstanding Student Rep (UG and PGT combined) – 1 for each of the colleges (5x awards)
  • Outstanding PGR Rep - 1 for each of the colleges (5x awards)
  • Outstanding college rep – 1x award
  • Outstanding school rep – 1x award

The above awards are all scored using the ‘Outstanding Rep Award’ criteria

  • Outstanding Staff Support – 1x award (can be a team of staff I think)
  • Best Rep Impact – 1 award (can be given to a group of reps)
  • Rep of the Year – 1 award (Not open to nomination –previous Rep of the Month Winners are automatic nominees)

Once nominations have closed, all fully completed nominations will be anonymised by our team and sent to scoring panels who will impartially score nominations against our criteria.

Our winner’s panels will select the final winners for each award, using the scores given. We will then get in contact with nominees for further information regarding next steps.

Yes, and we really encourage you to do so! We want to hear from you about the amazing work you’ve been up to as a Rep this year.

The Rep Award Categories Are:

Outstanding Student Rep Award
Outstanding PGR Rep Award
Outstanding College Rep Award
Outstanding School Rep Award
Outstanding Association
Best Rep Impact Award
Rep of the Year

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