Upcoming Events

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

Nominations for 2020 are now open. Our alumni are remarkable, inspirational and international. Who has inspired you the most? 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 in the Bailey Allen Hall, NUI Galway. 

Alumni Award Winners 2019

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