About the Awards…

The UCD Alumni Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of our global alumni who have made an exceptional contribution in their chosen field and who reflect UCD’s founder John Henry Newman’s ambition for “true enlargement of mind”.

Previous awardees have been, Olympians, Oscar winners, scientists, humanitarians, entertainers, innovators, poets, business leaders, politicians and educators. Representing the diversity of UCD, awards are presented in the following categories: Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine; Arts and Humanities; Business; Engineering and Architecture; Health Sciences; Law; Science; Social Sciences; Sport and Research, Innovation and Impact.

The Class of 2018 UCD Alumni Awards will be presented on Friday 9 November 2018, at a black-tie ceremony in O’Reilly Hall, in front of an audience of over 400 distinguished graduates, friends and staff of UCD.

To read more about the UCD Alumni awardees 2018 click here.