Students' Union Excellence Award

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Excellence Award 2019-20

Congratulations to this year's Excellence Award Winning Societies, and thank you for all your hard work this year! 

 

Queen Mary Law Society

Amnesty International Society

Arab Society

European Law Students Association

BL Drama

BL Paediatric Society

Malaysian Society

Board Games Society

 

Formula

Queen Mary Banking and Finance

NHSF Hindu Society

ASPIRE Volunteering Group

Queen Mary Theatre Company

 

Dental

Queen Mary Salsa Society

Music Society

Queen Mary Business & Enterprise Society

 

 

About the Excellence Award

Queen Mary Students’ Union’s mission is ‘Together, we improve students’ lives’ and our values, as stated in our 2020 Strategic Plan, are:

  • Student-led, Democratic and Transparent
  • Supportive, Inclusive and Accessible
  • Welcoming, Committed and Fun

We want to encourage all of our student groups to champion these values in order to offer the best experience for all students.

QMSU Excellence Award is an accreditation scheme which aims to recognise the groups who truly represent the Students’ Union values.

Sign up your group here and, throughout the year, evidence to us what you’re doing to uphold and promote our values by uploading evidence here (Please note you will need to sign into a google account to be able to do this - if you have any issues please get in contact with su-societies@qmul.ac.uk). You are welcome to submit this evidence anytime between now and the submission deadline (see timeframes below). You get points for every criterion you evidence (click the button below for full details of each criterion).There is a total of 40 points you can recieve, and you'll need the following amount to get an award:

  • Bronze: At least 16 points
  • Silver: At least 24 points 
  • Gold: 32 points or more, with at least one point from each category.

*Updated 10th March 2020* Awards are as follows - those marked in bold are new benefits we've introduced for 2019/20: 

Gold

  • Certificate presented at awards event
  • Gold crest for use on mini-site and marketing materials
  • First choice for Welcome Fair and Welcome Back Fair stall allocations
  • Special features in all-student communications
  • Free photographer/videographer booking (2 hours) or free banner
  • Can apply for Excellence Award Winners only funding in 2020/21 Academic Year
  • Extra room booking entitlements in Students’ Union and University rooms

Silver

  • Certificate presented at awards event
  • Silver crest for use on mini-site and marketing materials
  • Special consideration for Welcome Fair stall allocations
  • Special features in all-student communications
  • Can apply for Excellence Award Winners only funding in 2020/21 Academic Year
  • Extra room booking entitlements in Students’ Union and University rooms

Bronze

  • Certificate presented at awards event
  • Bronze crest for use on mini-site and marketing materials
  • Special features in all-student communications
  • Can apply for Excellence Award Winners only funding in 2020/21 Academic Year

The QMSU Excellence Award is open to affiliated Societies, Student Media Outlets, and Volunteering Groups.

 View The Criteria