Students who volunteer their time to help the local community, in addition to studying for their degree, are doing something really special.
All volunteers are appreciated by those who benefit from their time, but the Volunteer of the Month award gives an extra opportunity to celebrate their achievements.
Nominate an individual or group for Volunteer of the Month now. Winners receive a certificate as well as a University of Bath Keep Cup.
Consider nominating a volunteer in any of the following roles:
Nominations can come from any university staff or students who wish to recognise excellent achievement and/or commitment in the Volunteering. Volunteers can also nominate themselves.
To make a nomination please fill in the form below and ensure to include the full name of the volunteer as well as a brief description explaining why they have been nominated.
Nominations close on the 25th of each calendar month.
December 2022 - Gina Nkwah
Gina has been working to raise awareness of domestic abuse and was nominated by staff member Liz Simmons who said “Gina has done an amazing job implementing a 16 day long campaign to raise awareness of domestic abuse with students. She worked professionally with the SU volunteering team and charity Fearless to produce an impactful campaign.”
November 2022 - Rosie Barrett and Ciara Sherlock
Rosie and Ciara are joint Project Leaders of V Code, a student-led volunteering group which works in collaboration with Mighty Girls to support girls to consider a career in tech and STEM subjects. Rosie and Ciara were nominated by V Team Chair Jess Miranda who said they have done a lot of work to get the project up and running for a launch in February 2023.
October 2022 - Hannah King
Hannah volunteered as the Events Lead for the Bath Half Marathon for RAG (Raise & Give), coordinating runners for each of RAG's Big 4 Charities and ensuring the smooth running of both the preparations of the day, and the race day itself. Hannah was nominated by RAG Chair Beth Burnett.