Welcome to The SUBU Awards!

Join us on Thursday 9th May to celebrate everything you do for your Students' Union!

The 2024 Students’ Union at Bournemouth University Awards is an evening of celebration and recognition for those who have helped to make a real difference within your Students’ Union. The awards evening will be taking place on Thursday 9th May 2024 at Key West, Bournemouth Pier. 

We will be awarding students over 15 categories, ranging from Club & Society of the Year to recognising your Student Reps.

Tickets available now!

Follow the link to grab your ticket; including entrance to the awards ceremony, canapés and the after party.

Nominees will be able to reserve their tickets from Friday 19 April, with tickets being released on General Sale from Monday 22 April. 

Tickets are FREE, but require a £6 deposit which will be refunded to you after the event. Spaces are limited so get your ticket quick!

The ceremony will be held at 7pm on Thursday 9 May at Key West, Bournemouth Pier, BH2 5AA.

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The shortlist has been announced!

We received over 300 nominations from university staff, students and external partners across 15 different categories and after careful consideration, the shortlisting panel has made their decision.

Join us on the night to find out who the judges have chosen as the worthy winners! 

Nerve Radio

Nerve TV

Nerve Photography

Gaming Society

Hiking Club

Threads Society

Stephan Benedict Rodrigues

Ahmed Ola

Branka Ozdemir

Ballroom and Latin Dance Society

BU Dance Society

BU Surf Club

Women in STEM

Elm Murphy, Events Officer of Threads Society

Michaela Roberts, President of Cocktail and Mocktail Society

Tina Popko, President of Women in STEM

Destinee Cushnie-Mason

Grace Egbonna Ehiosun

Tina Balicka

Beth Moreton

Calvin Rodrigues

Sarah Clark

Oluwaseun Awogbenle

African and Caribbean Society (ACS)

Hannah Clubley, Head of Music Nerve Radio

Philippa Hemingway, Station Co-Manager at Nerve Radio

Harry Strubel, Station Manager at Nerve TV

BU Surf Club

Gabriel Adelaja 

Aishwarya Balasubramanian

Alex Carton-Bradley, Faculty of Science and Technology Officer

Charlie Lavender, Trans, Non-Binary, Intersex and Gender Identity + Officer

Zainab Abdul-Obitayo, Disabilities, Accessibility and Neuro-Diverse Officer

Aly Ghicavaia

Catrin Morris

Jodie Cobb

Alfie Pallett, Duty Manager at Dylan's

Daniel Jidkov, Production Manager at The Old Fire Station

Destinee Cushnie-Mason, International Buddy Scheme Admin Assistant

Jack and Dimo, Content Creators

Monta Paeglite, Dorset Mind Volunteer
Rosie Morrison, STARS Volunteer
Daniel Sendagire Juuko, Refugee Support Europe Volunteer

This award will be determined by the SUBU Club & Society 5* Grading system, which has allocated points for participation in a range of activity. 

The recipient will be determined by the Society with the highest number of points. You can view the current leaderboard here. 

The winners shall be announced at The SUBU Awards 2024 Ceremony, Thursday 9 May at 7pm at Key West, Bournemouth Pier, BH2 5AA.

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