UCL President & Provost

Award schemes

The Provost's award schemes recognise members of the UCL community for their outstanding contributions to university life in the areas of teaching, public engagement and enterprise. 

1) Provost's Teaching Awards

The Provost’s Teaching Awards were set up to celebrate the best of pedagogic prowess at UCL and to reward staff who are making outstanding contributions to the learning experience and success of our students.

They also demonstrate UCL’s commitment to:

  • improving teaching, learning and assessment as an ongoing process
  • highlighting and rewarding achievements which support teaching and learning
  • attracting and retaining world-class staff.

Find out more about the Provost's Teaching Awards

First-class teaching: a short film about previous winners of the awards

2) Provost's Public Engagement Awards

The Provost’s Public Engagement awards recognise UCL staff and students who have developed innovative and interesting ways to open a dialogue with public audiences about the academic activity that goes on at UCL.  

Find out more about the Provost's Public Engagement Awards

A performance from the award-winning Food Junctions public engagement project

Food Junctions performance

3) Provost's Spirit of Enterprise Award

The UCL Provost’s Spirit of Enterprise Award recognises the achievements and approach of an academic at UCL that has demonstrated a willingness to engage with business in multiple ways that have enhanced their core research and teaching activities. The winner of this award is announced at the UCL Awards for Entrepreneurship which recognise and celebrate the success of UCL students and staff in entrepreneurship.

Find out more about the UCL Awards for Entrepreneurship