Awarding top talent and creativity at Ravensbourne The 2015 Degree Show Awards


After a thrilling week for final year undergraduate students exhibiting their work at The Degree Show 2015, a selected few students were awarded in recognition of their innovation, professionalism and dedication. The top award ‘Student of the Year’ went to Benjamin Rozario from BA (Hons) Editing and Post Production, voted for by students.

The Degree Show 2015

The Degree Show Awards ceremony took place in our iconic building next to the O2. The awards were presented by industry professionals who selected a winner for each category from nominees (listed below) selected by Ravensbourne tutors and alumni. Judges, students and their friends and family had the chance to admire the work of other students displayed and exhibited across the building from each cluster of courses at Ravensbourne.

Every year the Degree Show is run by final year undergraduate students and gives them a time to shine, while attracting industry professionals and the press to come and view the various student exhibitions.

The 2015 winners were selected as follows:


Contribution to Moving Image Award: judged by Lyndsay Watson (Animated Women UK) and Eva Weber (Filmmaker)

  • Rebecca Meilak
  • Special mention to Veemsen Lama

Foundation Award:  judged in-house

  • Beau Scarlett-Pitt

Course Exhibition Award: judged by Nick Tebbutt and Chris Tozer (Critical Mass)

  • Fashion exhibition

Design That Makes a Difference Award: judged by Michael Bow (Wieden & Kennedy) and David Hunt (Barclays)

  • Rachel Tomkins

Image Award:  judged by Tom Hind (Getty Images)

  • Josh Fray

Sonic Sound Award: judged by Simon Sherbourne (Avid) and Jay Greenwood (Audio Network)

  • Xavier Cookson-Edwards 

Broadcast Tech Award:  judged by Andy Beale (BT Sports)

  • Aidan Flanagan

The Ogilvy Visionary Award: judged by Shannon Vaughan and Nicole Yershon

  • Michael Ling

Top Fashion Award: judged by Steph Finnan (Lewis Alexander) and Steph Barker- Fry (Nocturne)

  • Ellie Beckford

Blue Print Award: judged by Alexander Thompson

  • Kirk Slankard

Concept Award: judged by Nick Constantiou (Addison Lee)

  • Jess Calderwood

Innovation in New Business Award: judged by Ha Smith (Ravensbourne)

  • Gareth Fient

Students' Student of the Year Award: voted for by students

  • Benjamin Rozario

Innovation in new business: judged by Ha Smith (Ravensbourne)

  • Gareth Fient

Student of the Year: voted for by students

  • Benjamin Rozario