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Shortlisted Colleges Student of the Year 2022/2023

3rd October 2022

SOTY Shortlisted announcements 5

The students shortlisted for the AoC Student of the Year Awards have been announced. Our Student of the Year awards highlight exceptional students from across the country in four categories.

Congratulations to all the students who made it through to the judging panel for the 2022-23 AoC Student of the Year Awards.

The list is as follows:

Adult Student of the Year

  • Abdibasid Hussein The Sheffield College
  • Amy Jude Derwen College
  • Andrea Horrocks Lancashire Adult Learning (Nelson & Colne College Group)
  • Daniel McAllister The Bedford College Group
  • Ganesh Karri Preston College
  • Kyle Lawrence South Gloucestershire & Stroud College
  • Ryan Curtis City College Plymouth
  • Teryena Hobbins Weston College

Apprentice of the Year

  • Didar Mama Preston College
  • Emma Holmes Hull College
  • Jack Kitsell Weston College
  • Sarah Stockley London South East Colleges
  • Stacey Chambers Salford City College Group

Special thanks to NOCN Group for being the Apprentice of the Year sponsor.

Higher Education Student of the Year

  • Amanda Roberts Canterbury College (EKC Group)
  • Claire Brookes Nottingham College
  • Ellen Stultiens The Bedford College Group
  • Jack Kimmins Weston College
  • Victoria Prendergast Barnsley College

Student Green Commitment

  • Paige Crocker Weston College
  • Ross Fuller Reaseheath College
  • Safaa Shreef Barnsley College

Young Student of the Year

  • Didan Mohammed Sayeed Wigan & Leigh College
  • George Anastasiou Oldham College
  • Joe Connolly Runshaw College
  • Jonathon Kelly Stockton Riverside College (Education Training Collective)
  • Juwairia Junaid Luminate Education Group
  • Thomas Hepburn Weymouth College

Special thanks to Edge Foundation for being the Young Student of the Year sponsor.

The finalists will be announced a week before the AoC Annual Conference in November, where the overall winners will be announced.