Uppsala Student of the Year

The Uppsala Student of the Year award was founded by the Anders Wall Foundation and was awarded for the first time in the year 2000.

The scholarship is awarded to a student who has:

  • distinguished themselves through their good, creative efforts at Uppsala University
  • taken part in student union and/or student nation activities
  • or has made special efforts in support of other students
  • alternatively has developed entrepreneurship in connection with the University’s activities.

The nominee shall have good study results and shall have completed a significant portion of their studies, but not have finished their undergraduate course or programme.

Everyone with a connection to the University, both organisations and individuals, may nominate candidates for the award. For instance individual students and teachers, alumni, student nations, faculty boards, departments and other organisations and associations.

Please provide the following information when nominating:

  • Your contact details:
    • Given name
    • Surname
    • E-mail
    • Mobile phone number
  • Information about the nominee:
    • Given name
    • Surname
    • Date of birth, YYYY-MM-DD 
    • E-mail
    • Mobile phone number
    • Programme or course the nominee is studying this semester

If you make references to engagements within any student organisation (nation, student union, and/or other) please provide the following information: Name of the position, time period of the position, scope and responsibilities of the position, as well as information regarding any extraordinary achievement that you would like to stress.

Please send in your nomination to nominera@uadm.uu.se on 21 September 2020 at the latest.

Previous recipients of the Uppsala Student of the Year:

  • 2019: Carl Johan Casten Carlberg
  • 2018: Emma Tysk
  • 2017: Fredrik Pettersson
  • 2016: Ali Mohammadi
  • 2015: Erik Englund
  • 2014: Vanja Eriksson
  • 2013: Kajsa Asplund
  • 2012: Johan Gärdebo
  • 2011: Johan Bengtsson
  • 2010: Hoa Ly
  • 2009: Rebecca Andersson
  • 2008: Niklas Elofsson
  • 2007: Johan Lundin
  • 2006: Martin Svensson
  • 2005: Pär Höglund
  • 2004: Lisa Davidsson
  • 2003: Mina Anger
  • 2002: Mikael Åberg
  • 2001: Lovisa Malmberg
  • 2000: Sandra Friberg