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The Society Awards 2019 Winners Are Announced!

Posted by SocsBox on Fri, 29-03-2019

The Societies Awards took place in the Ardilaun Hotel on March 29th with performances from Dansoc and GUMS. Special guest on the night was the Dean of Students Michelle Miller. Music was provided by Transmitter. Check out the Photos Here and the Awards Booklet here

Award Winners

Most Alive - Galway University Musical Society
the Phoenix Award - Journalism Society
Best Small Publication - GiGSoc's The Queer Book
Best Cultural Contribution - Drama Society
Best Photo - Circus Soc
Best Departmental Society - BioMed Soc
Best Promotional Video - African Carribean Society
Best Poster - DramSoc with "Rebirth"
Best Publicity Campaign - GUMS with Pippin
Best Fresher - Kevin McLoughlin from Potter Soc
Best New Society - AMSI NUIG
Most Improved Society - Potter Soc
Best Individual - Mark Fitzgerald of Dramsoc
Best Event - Paediatric Society
Most Soccessful - Film Soc
Best Society (Civic/Charity) - Friends of MSF
Best Society (Cultural/Academic/Social) - GiGSoc

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS:

The Best New Idea Award - Dramsoc and GUMS for 'Family Fortune'
The Big F√°ilte Award - F√°ilte Refugees
The "Lifeline" Award - John Hannon
Best Educational Programme Award - Impacte with Tech Skills
Collaboration Award - Astro Society
Best International Society - Spanish Society
Volunteer Award - Best Buddies
Best Intervarsity Win - Dansoc with their Irish Dancing win
Best International Competitors - Cheerleading Society
Best Overnight Event - FilmSoc's Oscars Viewing Party
Best Themed Week - GiGsoc's Rainbow Week
The Hot Ticket Award - Anime and Manga with Akumakon
Best Online Store - India Soc
Brightest Future Award - Marine Soc
Best Student Service - Mature Students
Best Treasurer - Cian √ď' Seachnasaigh
Best Fundraiser - Islamic Society with their Charity Dinner in aid of Yemen
Learning for Life Award - Psychological Society
Best PR Award - Baking Society
The "Helping Hand" Award - Felipe Loughran-Ponce
The 'Community Impact' Award - Sl√°inte Society with the Teddy Bear Hospital
The 'Community Spirit' Award - Pakistani Society's Cultural Night
The 'Lifetime Achievement Award' - Cameron Keighron

Congratulations again to all of our very deserving winners! We're so proud of all the work societies do, and we recognise the brilliance it takes to do society work. Don't be discouraged if your soc isn't up here. After all, there's always next year.

Well done Societies!

Next Stop the BICS Awards in Athlone on April 11th. bics.ie

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