Congratulations to all of the amazing clubs, societies, and volunteers who have been recognised in this year's Society Awards!

The 2024 winners

Best Event

Artificial Intelligence Society- ClimateHack.AI

ClimateHack.AI brought together 20 global universities, with participants developing machine learning models to help tackle climate change. The best models from this year’s event were integrated into the National Grid.

Departmental Society of the Year

Engineering Society

A unique service ran by students, for students, that continues to support our volunteers and community as a whole.

Opportunities Award

MedTech Society

Through their conferences, workshops, and Mentorship Programme, MedTech members are able to build their skillsets, forge career pathways, and find out more about the industry.

Diversity and Inclusion Award

Gender and Feminism Society

This Society has created a community that strives for a more just and equitable world, and has an unwavering commitment to fostering an environment free from bias and discrimination.

Cultural Society Impact Award

Hindu Society

Hindu society sold out tickets to their main three events, including their week-long Diwali celebrations. Their Rangeela event was the biggest it has ever been, with over 200 performers putting on a show for more than 700 people.

Innovation and Development Award

Space Society

This Society has arranged a wide range of events and activities, including a Women in Space tour at the Natural History Museum, a Mars Rover Demonstration and even an online Space Conference.

Innovative Online Engagement Award

Pokémon Society

This Society has an active Discord server to bring members together online and voice chats so people can connect whilst playing. They have set up the Inter-University Pokémon Society network, as well as a London-based network.

Best New Society

Engineers In Action Society

Since its inception, Engineers In Action (EIA) Society has been continuously growing. Through fundraising and technical design work, EIA will be building a real footbridge in Eswatini this summer.

Personality of the Year Award

Danilo Paganelli

Danilo is incredibly involved with dozens of societies. Despite his busy schedule, he is always enthusiastic, hardworking, and caring. He has a talent for running events, provides support as our Welfare Officer and he has had such a positive impact on so many people as a result.

Overall Society of the Year

Pokémon Society

The Pokemon Society has been an integral part of its members university experience This Society runs a wide variety of events that inclusive and welcoming. They also have an active online community and are even working to expand their network to other universities.

Individual Awards


Alex Bhandarkar

Amaani Ahmad

Andrzej Szablewski

Auni Amran

Barney Hotten

Etienne Royer-Gray

Ferran Junnoy

Franciszek Nowak

Grace Rachel Humphreys

Harini Somasekar

Ivana He

Jessica Tsang

Leah Priestley Black

Luke Rhodes

Manon Ring

Mariam Vekua

Martin Barabas

Matthew Hamill

Minh Thien Mai

Miriam Jansen

Rosemary Gardiner

Ruby Noble

Sophie Johns

Sukhmani Khangura

Sun Yu

Veronica Pilagov

Victoria Xie


Alexia Mihaila

Artur Podsokha

Bianca Emmerich

Catrin Duff

Dimitra Klinaki

Edoardo Lorenzetti

Emma Owens

Esther Pinches

Ffion Parry

Fin Downing

Iqra Shahid

Laura Shimmins

Lewis Weaver

Lincoln Cheng

Mathura Kathirgamanathan

Miranda Hitchens

Penny Jenkins

Philip Greger

Ruby Israely

Serene Lim

Shourya Shrivastava

Xiaoqi (Daisy) Li


Elspeth MacKenzie

Celeste Cohen

Danilo Paganelli

Filip Trhlik

Laura Bianca Ionescu

Magnus Cameron

Martynas Pocius

Nastya Iegorova

Toby Ng