MODULE: Awards & Rewards
Update to Accreditations
Let’s have a look at how you can still achieve all the accreditation’s as a society while staying at home.
Hold a welcome event online. Find lots of ideas for online icebreaker games in the Virtual Event Unit. All societies get a Zoom account with no time limits, email the team to find out more.
Add your semester 1 and 2 meetups to the website
Add your online socials and events to your webpage so your members know where to find you online. Find out more about how to add an event to your webpage in the Add Events Unit .
Enter Society of the Month
Tell us about your amazing online events! Fill in the form to enter here!
Remember to take screenshots and photos of your online event to include in your entry!
Collaborate with another society
Work with another society to host an online event for all your members!
Raise £50 and £100 for charity
This can be done online! Find out more in the Fundraising for Charity unit.
Invite a speaker/guest to an online event! Remember to let us know about the speaker in an External Speaker Form.
Organise an event that differs from your regular meet ups
Check out the Special Virtual Events Unit for some ideas for how to achieve this accreditation.
Need help with your online events? Visit the Virtual Event Unit or contact the team for advice.
Document it –
We would love to see what you have all been up to, take a screenshot or video and post it into your Microsoft teams group or send it to us at Bsusocieties@brighton.ac.uk .
1. What you Get
Goals to achieve – making your society thrive
Money rewards (up to £285!) – keep getting bigger and better
Employability skills and certificates – Showcase your achievements
2. Where to find it
Your society accreditation is on your webpage, within the ‘Accreditation’ tab.
3. The 4 Levels
There are 4 levels, each with increasing funding rewards!
Emerging – £50
Developing – £60
Established – £75
Outstanding – £100
Every society starts on ‘Emerging’ and can work their way up to Outstanding.
4. The Tasks
Each level has different tasks. It starts off super easy, in fact you are achieving one right now!
‘Complete Society Training’ is 1 of the 2 tasks in Emerging level (see above image)
Some Tasks are ‘Compulsory’
Others are ‘Optional’ – only need to pick 1
5. How to Achieve each Task
If ever you need help to know ‘how’ to achieve any of the tasks, click on the ‘How’ button. An explanation will pop up.
Don’t forget! You will find really helpful videos, templates and information on most of these tasks within these training modules, so remember to refer back to them in the future!
6. How to Let us Know you’ve completed a Task
We don’t know you’ve completed a task unless you tell us.
Click on the ‘Get This’ button and a pop up form will appear!
Complete the fields i.e Society, Role and upload requested evidence i.e. A link to the video, a photo of the event.
We can then check this for you. If successful:
7. How you’ll know what you’ve achieved
Once each level is complete we will credit your society bank account with the following amounts:
You will be awarded with a certificate in May celebrating the level you achieved and the employability skills you demonstrated to get there.
Here’s what Outstanding looks like