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  • 1. 25/01/2013 The AwardsRecognise the huge effort made by themany individuals who run student societiesacross Ireland.National benchmark for societies &individualsLarge College = >7,500Small College = <7,500 1
  • 2. 25/01/2013 BICS Awards 2013 Hudson Bay Hotel Athlone 11th April 2013 It will be fun! NominationsAll member colleges of BICS are entitled to nominateindividuals or societies from their college College Event Individual Most Improved New Society Civic Contribution Fresher Online Presence PosterUp to each college to devise nomination process 2
  • 3. 25/01/2013 Prior to the Awards Register nomination (Eventbrite) 5th April Friday Online Application Form 9th April Tuesday Portfolio 10th April Wednesday Must attend interview 11th April Thursday Application Form Separate form per category Marking scheme adjusted to suit the categoryNB. Read the Nominee Booklet 3
  • 4. 25/01/2013 Portfolios 1 portfolio Any form Visual description Whatever format you choose it is the content which is very important. Back up material for your application. BICS AwardsYou must attend an interview.Maximum of four people permitted to attendeach interviewOpportunityThey are not there tocatch you out! 4
  • 5. 25/01/2013 Who are the Adjudicators3 per panelWorked directly withstudents or involved with student activitiesThey are not there to catch you out! Assessing NominationsBest Individual Roles and achievements – 10 marks Events – 10 marks Your contribution this year – 20 marks Your contribution previous year – 10 marks Difficulties overcome – 10 marks Team work & motivating others – 15 marks Why peers – 5 marks Overall impression – 10 marks Portfolio – 10 marks 5
  • 6. 25/01/2013 Assessing NominationsBest Event Organisation – 40 marks Finance – 20 marks Promotion & Publicity – 25 marks Presentation & Overall impression – 5 marks Portfolio – 10 marksApplication form layout reflects markingscheme Peer PresentationsNominee PresentationSharing of ideas for society groupsYour presentation isinformal – Not assessed! 6
  • 7. 25/01/2013 BanquetGood FoodGood EntertainmentAwards PresentationMore good entertainment! Why the Awards?National benchmark of societiesRepresentation of your college at nationallevelOpportunity for you! 7
  • 8. 25/01/2013Why the Awards? 8