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The names of the shortlisted individuals and teams for the 2023 scheme are listed below.

The Jonathan Nicholls Rising Star Award

  • Sophie Gray, Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
  • Rhys Morgan, Cambridge Research Office
  • Aga Niedzwiecka, Judge Business School
  • Jenny O'Hare, Student Support, Education Services
  • Louise Williams, University Library

Innovating and Improving

  • Amie Baker, Department of Genetics
  • Cambridge Research Office Contracts Team
  • Financial Assistance Team, Student Admissions and Access, Education Services
  • Governance and Ethics Administrators, Department of Public Health and Primary Care
  • Institute for Manufacturing Professional Services Team
  • Alka Srivastava, University Information Services
  • Gregory Strachan, Office of the School of the Physical Sciences
  • Rachael Thomas, University of Cambridge Development and Alumni Relations

Being Kind to Colleagues

  • Vicky Aldred, Faculty of English
  • ebooks@cambridge Team, University Library
  • Michaela Hamilton, Department of Pathology
  • Kay Naylor, Squire Law Library
  • Chris Patten, Finance Division
  • Public Engagement Team (Festival), Office of External Affairs and Communications
  • Thomas Sweet, Student Support, Education Services
  • THIS Institute Fellowship and Operations Team

Going Above and Beyond

  • Bryan Deighton, University Library
  • Michael Dunn, Finance Division
  • Alison Hirst, Faculty of Law
  • HSPS Undergraduate Team, Faculty of Human, Social and Political Science
  • Linda Morgan, Department of Clinical Neurosciences
  • Hannah Tigg, Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence
  • Undergraduate Admissions, Student Admissions and Access, Education Services

Creating an Inclusive Community

  • Sophie Barnett, Department of Geography
  • Annie Carr, Institute of Continuing Education
  • Clara East, Governance and Compliance Division
  • Hélène Fernandes, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics
  • Angela Harper, Department of Public Health and Primary Care
  • Wendy Stacey, University Library

Working as a Team

  • The Hyperpolariser Team, Department of Radiology
  • John Nicolson, Human Resources Division
  • Harry Robinson-Brown, Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
  • School of the Biological Sciences Research Themes Team, Academic Division
  • Strategic Partnerships Office Management Team, Academic Division
  • The University Counselling Service

Being an Unsung Hero

  • Jennie Clayton, Education Services
  • Martin Hunt, University Information Services
  • Tim Kisler Green, Centre for Mathematical Sciences
  • Judith Robb, Faculty of History

Demonstrating Excellence in Management and Leadership

  • Liam Austin, University Library
  • Fiona Craig, Department of Pathology
  • Bev Housden, Finance Division
  • Rachel Steward, Estates Division - Environmental Sustainability
  • Adam Strange, Department of Geography

Cross-University Category

  • Assistant Library Staff Forum Committee
  • Project Management Community of Practice