DRA 2021
DRA ceremony in 2021 marked the 10th year of the awards.
Scroll down to see 2021's prize winners.
Prize winners of the 10th Doctoral Researcher Awards:

Natural and Life Sciences

1st Pedro Vianez – University of Cambridge

2nd Alec Christie – University of Cambridge

3rd Sascha Feldmann – University of Cambridge



Management and Social Sciences

1st Cristina Douglas – University of Aberdeen

2nd Victoria Charlton – Kings College London

3rd Jerica Radez – University of Oxford



Engineering Sciences

1st Serkan Dikici – University of Sheffield

2nd Irene Yang – University of Oxford; Siming Zuo – University of Glasgow

3rd Prateek Gupta – University of Oxford






Honourable Mentions



Natural and Life Sciences

Holly Keir* – University of Dundee

Benjamin Moss* – Imperial College London

Matthew William Bidwell – Imperial College London

Thomas Evan O'Shea – University of Bristol

Jake Brooks – University of Warwick

Christopher W. Ashling – University of Cambridge

Carolin Schulte – University of Oxford

Thomas Oliver Butler – Universoty of Sheffield

Luis Lanzetta – Imperial College London

Carlota Bozal Ginesta – Imperial College London

Joshua Nicks – University of Sheffield

Kirsty Smitten – University of Sheffield

Iago Grobas – University of Warwick

Stefan Stein – University of Warwick

Alexander Patrick Walker – University of Oxford

Elpida Vounzoulaki – University of Leicester

Azul Zorzoli – University of Dundee

Alan Bowman – University of Cambridge

Helen Currie – University of Southampton

Holly Pacey – University of Cambridge

Joanna Symonowicz – University of Cambridge

Nicolas Shiaelis – University of Oxford





Management and Social Sciences

Mariana Pinto Da Costa* – Queen Mary University of London

Iain Ferguson* – University of Strathclyde

Boniface Oyugi – University of Kent

Bernardo Ferro – University of Warwick

Marfri-Jay Gambal – Aston Business School

Kira Gruenewald – Coventry University

Théo Aiolfi – University of Warwick

Arletta Gorecka – University of Strathclyde

Antonio Montanes Jimenez – University of St Andrews





Engineering Sciences

Samuel Gabra* – University of Cambridge

Eman Omairey – Aston University

Oliver Burton – University of Cambridge

Amthal Al-Gailani – University of Leed

Ferhat Yarkin – University of Oxford

Felix Utama Kosasih – University of Cambridge

Innes McClelland – University of Sheffield

Pak Hei Yeung – University of Oxford

Carlos Cueto – Imperial College London

Mehrdad Vasheghani Farahani – Heriot-Watt University

Dhinesh Thanganadar – Cranfield University

Mohammad Salehian – Heriot-Watt University





Recognition Awards




Natural and Life Sciences

Qiao He – Imperial College London

Alex Diana – University of Kent

Kamran Pentland – University of Warwick

Gordon Williamson – University of Strathclyde

Craig J. Dedman – University of Warwick

David A. King – University of Cambridge

Lewis Hill – University of Strathclyde

Matthew C Thornton – University of St Andrews

Sara Esetecha Querol – University of Warwick





Management and Social Sciences

Fatima Abubakre – University of Kent

Evanthia Thanou – Aston University

Henny Gunawan – Heriot-Watt University





Engineering Sciences

Hydra Rodrigues – Institute of GeoEnergy Engineering

Hassan Saad Ifti – University of Oxford

Damla Kilic – University of Nottingham

Michele Win Tai Mak – University of Cambridge

Olly Styles – University of Warwick



* Who were the finalists