Employer Prize Applications: How the experience helped me achieve more

Our employer prize applications close in one week at 10am on Monday 19 February. We have eight prizes this year from seven employers and the Vice Chancellor. There is still time to apply here. In this article Leon Man, one of our Highly Commended prize winners, talks about how the experience helped him. Contribution by …

Employer-Supported Prizes: Five Advantages You’ll Get by Applying

Each year employers sponsor prizes rewarding students who have excelled during their time with the Nottingham Advantage Award. In 2018, there are eight prizes you could win supported by Boots, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Experian, EY, Mars, Save the Children, Teach First and also our Vice-Chancellor’s Global Graduate prize. Applications are now open, so if you have passed or …

Employer Prizes 2018: Get ready for January

Are you registered on the Nottingham Advantage Award? Have you completed at least two Award modules? If you have answered yes to these two questions then don’t forget to get your application in for our employer-supported prizes. By clicking on the prize links below you can find out your eligibility, what the employer is looking …

How following us can be so rewarding

How can you win? For your chance to win a £50 Amazon voucher all you need to do is follow these simple steps: Follow us @AdvantageAward Tweet – I’m ready to #get30 with the <insert new module name> @AdvantageAward module If you win, you will be notified by direct message on Twitter 5 reasons to …

Why following us can give you the Advantage

How can you win? For your chance to win a £50 Amazon voucher all you need to do is follow these three simple steps: Follow us @AdvantageAward Tweet #gettheAdvantage @AdvantageAward with your message about why other students should join the Award If you win, you will be notified by direct message on Twitter 5 reasons …

Module of the Year 2017: Nominations Open

Nominations for the Module of the Year 2017 are now open. As a registered Nottingham Advantage Award student you have the opportunity to vote for the module that has had the most positive impact on your personal and professional development. Nominate here. Below by Ziyad Yehia, Public Speaking module convenor, talks about his module – winner …

Much more than learning a language: Why is OLLE so popular?

Marion Sadoux, Module Convenor What exactly is OLLE? OLLE is the short name for the Peer Supported Online Language Learning Exchange. At the Ningbo Campus it is a very special Nottingham Advantage Award module as it was the first Award module designed in partnership with students, and for the past two years has continued to …

Life as a student on the Boots Module

By Jyothi Misiri, second year, BA English; Neelam Rajput, final year, BA English; Calum Smith, final year, BA Politics With over 2,500 stores, Boots is the largest pharmacy, health and beauty chain in the UK. Here’s what happened when three Nottingham Advantage Award students we are asked to develop a brand-new sustainable product for them. …

Ingenuity17: First Nottingham tri-campus competition

Steve Chapman and Genelva Meikle, Module Convenors Calling all students, researchers and alumni entrepreneurs The Ingenuity Lab’s annual entrepreneurship competition, Ingenuity17, has returned and registration is now open. This year, University of Nottingham students, researchers and alumni entrepreneurs will compete to be in with a chance of winning a share of the £100,000 prize fund. …

Employer Prizes 2017: Get ready for January

Are you registered on the Nottingham Advantage Award? Have you completed at least two Award modules? If you have answered yes to these two questions then don’t forget to get your application in for our employer-supported prizes. By clicking on the prize links below you can find out about your eligibility, what the employer is …