It is a great addition to your CV, helping you pull together everything you've done to show you've developed as a student and future employee. Everything you do during your time at York, which involves developing transferable skills, can count towards the York Award.
The York Award is going through a transition - currently there are two versions, one for first and second years and one for finalists. Please follow the relevant route below.
Careers Q&A on Tuesday 28 February will answer your questions about first level York Award and York Award Gold. Post your question online at http://bit.ly/2izSVo9 anytime between 11am - 1pm that day.
Postgraduate students can also follow this route.
For final year students. Also follow this route if you started at York before October 2015.
"The York Award was a brilliant way to motivate myself to get involved. It is great that I get recognition for all the time I committed to the University and the city of York!"
- York Award Graduate