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About UMB Ghana Tertiary Awards

The Ghana Tertiary Awards is the highest level of Award Scheme granted to the over 300,000 students within the 340 Tertiary Institutions, as a form of recognition of their works and efforts to the development of Ghana.

It is to Award students whose lives have changed their society positively, through their contribution(s) in the area of their work even though they are students.

The Award Scheme provides a platform to celebrate students with great achievements, an innovative and dynamic framework for the exchange of ideas in developing knowledge, connecting institutions, and students, equipping students with skills of picking up leadership roles, inspiring and empowering them to affect the economic development and bring social change.

Since 2014, the Ghana Tertiary Awards has produced over 200 Winners who are well known and celebrated in their various fields of work.

7 Editions of the award scheme have been headlined by the Universal Merchant Bank.

Each year, Ghana Tertiary Awards brings together Tertiary Institutions, Tertiary Students, Government Officials, Non-Governmental Organizations, Business Entities, Public Figures, Influential People, and the General Public.

This year happens to be the 9th Edition of the Biggest Students Festival!!!

Our Vision

To lead the charge for a pragmatic change in student development and sociocultural wellbeing of the youth.

Our Mission

To build a transformative and innovative community for youth and social cultural development. To empower and enhance the health and wellbeing of the people

Our Values

Awarding deserving students whose initiatives impacts our society and country positively.

UMB Ghana Tertiary Awards Objectives

Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards is to award students whose lives changed their society through their contribution in the area of their work even though they are students.

  • To understand why the students lose their way and self-awareness needed to avoid derailment.
  • To equip the students with leadership principles, values, and ethical boundaries that will enable them to handle pressures when severely challenged.
  • To find strategies to eliminate extreme, up-hold human rights, and safeguard a sustainable community and human dignity for the poor and vulnerable population.
  • To use this Awards platform to talk to them to take leadership positions right from school or community or parliament or hold international roles to boost the current quota.
  • To use this year’s Awards Festival to educate the students on “Students, The Greatest Asset of Ghana”.
  • To explore the understanding of entrepreneurship and identify factors and resources which are useful in the undertaking initiatives and entrepreneurial activities by students.
  • To understand what is motivating them, both extrinsically and intrinsically and to find leadership paths that will enable them to utilize their motivated capabilities.

WHAT WE STAND FOR

Awarding deserving students whose initiatives impact our society and country positively.

The student demographic is an important tool for national development.

UMG Ghana Tertiary Awards Expected Outcome

By the end of the Awards, we would have created a strong generation breed of informed and competent tertiary students ready to take action for their rightful placement, as well as encouraged them to engage in the activities of comprehensive, direct, and context-specific, strategies to empower the youth and leave a legacy.

It is expected that the students would have been; been equipped with skills that empower them in their career development paths.

Been inspired and empowered to be entrepreneurs to raise their income level which would affect Economic development and bring social change.

 

Why choose to sponsor the
Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards

With us, sponsors/partners are fully assured of a full crowd presence at all Campus Storms and Awards Night.

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What our clients' reviews say is important to us

The artiste at the event night stormed the place ``basaaaa`` in the likes of Kelvyn Boy and Mr Drew! 🔥

Nana Kwesi

Wow! Last year Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards nominees jam was incredible. I enjoyed to the fullest.

Abass Omar Sterling

Last year's Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards was evry engaging and entertaining, had the opportunity to connect with different people from other tertiary institutions and enjoyed the artiste performances.

Isaac F. Darko

Kelvyn Boy's performance at last year's Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards make I fall down flat.

Joe

Last year's Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards nominees jam was fire!

Dave

Jeez! Last year's Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards event was fire, especially at the nominees jam in Kumasi. I got to meet new people from different schools which gave me the opportunity to establish a cordial relationship. Honestly, I can't wait for this year's nominees jam. 🔥

Manuel

Last year's Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards night was very edutainment. I really enjoyed the performances of Kobi Rana and others.

Twum Kingsley

Last year's edition of Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards was very entertainning and educative. The event was graced by several dignitaries, celebrities and public figures across the country.

Kwame Showboy

Guess what guys, I won a full pack of fiesta ``dumsor`` condoms from Fiesta Condoms Ghana, a proud sponsor of the event, just for answering a questions right. Chale, the nominees jam held in Kumasi was spectacular.

Hillary Esther