Upcoming Events

Alumni Christmas Gatherings

Join your fellow alumni this festive season at the NUI Galway Alumni Christmas Gatherings 2019 in Galway and Dublin.

Click on the links below to book this event. 

Galway - Tuesday 5th December

Dublin - Thursday 10th December

NUI Galway Alumni Awards Gala Banquet - Saturday, May 16th 2020 - Bailey Allen Hall, NUI Galway.

The NUI Galway Alumni Awards celebrates individual excellence and achievements among our 100,000 graduates worldwide. The Awards programme boasts an impressive roll call of outstanding NUI Galway alumni to date who have gone on to honour their alma mater, including Michael D. Higgins, Ciarán FitzGerald, Sean O’Rourke (RTÉ), Aedhmar Hynes, Pat Rabbitte (former TD), Eamon Gilmore (former Tánaiste), Adrian Jones (Goldman Sachs) and Olive Loughnane (Olympian). Representing the diversity of NUI Galway, the seven categories include:

  1. Alumni Award for Arts, Literature & Celtic Studies
  2. Alumni Award for Business and Commerce
  3. Alumni Award for Engineering, Science and Technology
  4. Alumni Award for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
  5. Alumni Award for Law, Public Policy and Government
  6. Alumni Award for Contribution to Sport
  7. Gradam Alumni don Gaeilge

Nominations for 2020 are now open. Let us know the NUI Galway alumni who have inspired you most with their outstanding achievements and careers. Click here to nominate your choice today. Submissions close on January 20th. 

Pictured below are the 2019 NUI Galway Alumni Award Winners with Professor Ó hÓgartaigh at the NUI Galway Alumni Awards Gala Banquet in the Bailey Allen Hall. 

Alumni Award Winners 2019

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