Categories Categories

Activities fall within four categories: ‘Academic,' ‘Work-related,' ‘Career management,' and ‘Campus and Personal.' A full list of award activities is shown in our UEA Award activity list and our online database of activities. Example activities are listed in the table below:


Academic activities Work-related activities Career management activities Campus and personal activities
Team project UEA Student Internships Interview workshop SU society activity
Presentation Vacation work experience Other skills workshops Elected SU role
Producing an academic poster Part-time job Attending a careers fair Student media
Peer mentoring/assessment Volunteering Careers mentoring Senior resident
Creating a podcast, video editing or other multimedia work Erasmus placement Employer event School responsibilities
Lab work Starting a new business School careers events Caring for a relative
Translating from one language to another Work placements Careers guidance Organising competitive sports
Applied research Year in Industry Business and industry conferences Student Support Service activities (e.g. Global Voices scheme)


A minimum number of hours are required for each Award level across the four categories. These are set out in the table below. You can do more hours than these if you wish. Once you have the Bronze level you can build on this to achieve the Silver or Gold level by completing additional activities.

UEA Award Activities & Requirements Table