Post Graduate Student of the Year

This is the Nomination form for the Post Graduate Student of the Year Award

Nuclear companies are invited to nominate their ‘best’ graduate.


Who should apply for this category?

Post Graduates – for individuals who have completed Continuing Professional Development (CPD) at Levels 7 and above in support of the nuclear sector.  Individuals must either be in full time employment in the nuclear sector or supporting the nuclear sector in a research capacity.

Typical Post Graduate qualifications could include:

  • MA
  • MSc
  • MPhil
  • PhD
  • Professional Doctorate

The above information acts as a guide and is not an exhaustive list of qualifications for the Post Graduate Student of the Year category.  If you are unsure as to whether your particular qualification falls under this category and would like further guidance, please contact who will be able to assist with your queries.

Completed Nominations are to be received by Friday 27th October 2017.

Nuclear employers are asked to select just one of their graduates for nomination.  Nominees do not need to be on a company graduate scheme. This award is open to all graduates who are in their first two years of employment with the nuclear sector. If you have multiple sites you are welcome to enter one graduate from each site.

The nominations criteria will focus on:

  • Commitment by the graduate for their own personal development and progression through skills and learning
  • Outstanding contributions where the graduate has exceeded expectations
  • Examples of achievement
  • Developing a career in the nuclear sector
  • Inspirational qualities

Each Employer nomination should include the following minimum information:

  • Nominee appraisal – to be completed by nominee
  • Nomination endorsement – Employer’s statement

Completed Graduate Nominations

Please email completed nominations by 5pm Friday 27th October 2017 for shortlisting by the judging panel.

NB: Applications received after this date will not be accepted or included in the selection process.

Post Graduate Student Award to: Alex Bowness, National Skills Academy for Nuclear