The British Council Saudi Arabia is pleased to announce the 9 finalists for the Study UK Alumni Awards 2021 in Saudi Arabia. The finalists were selected from around 1,300 applicants from around the world, for their outstanding achievements as business professionals, entrepreneurs and community leaders, and for their important contribution to strengthening collaborative ties between the UK and Saudi Arabia. The three award winners will be announced at a ceremony hosted by the British Ambassador.
Eilidh Kennedy McLean, Director of the British Council in Saudi Arabia said: ‘The Study UK Alumni Awards provide a platform for recognising and celebrating the success of Saudi alumni of UK Universities. Their achievements are wide-ranging and inspirational, and which are directly contributing to the realisation of Vision 2030 goals and aspirations.
The finalists of the Professional Achievement Award, which recognises alumni who have distinguished themselves through exemplary leadership in their professional field, are:
The finalists of the Social Impact Award, which acknowledges alumni who have made an exceptional contribution to creating positive social change, are:
This is the sixth year to host the Awards in Saudi Arabia and will be followed by awarding ceremonies in a further thirteen countries, including the United States, China, Pakistan, and Egypt.
Congratulations to all the Finalists on their achievements! We look forward to celebrating their achievements and success during the Awards Ceremony.