Outstanding Contribution to Arts and Culture
This award recognises a student's contribution in the area of fine art or music, photography or writing, drama, dance or design. The student is expected to develop their own cultural learning and that of the student population or members of the local community.
Katrine Lynn Solvaag
For her dedication as President of the Creative Writing Society; supporting aspiring writers and encouraging creativity through events such as the Full English Festival.
English and American Literature and Creative Writing (final year)
School of English
Joint second place
For her excellent work as a costume designer and the contribution she has made to artistic performances on campus and in the wider community.
Biology (final year)
School of Biosciences
For his creative contribution to Breakin’ Convention, a major hip-hop festival held in May 2016. His knowledge of hip-hop culture and his authentic ideas all contributed to the success of the festival.
Astronomy, Space Science & Astrophysics (second year)
School of Physical Sciences