The Chancellor’s Medal is presented by Lancaster Univesrity every year to students showing exceptional merit in their field. This year five graduates received the Chancellor’s Medal in recognition of their exceptional achievements. The awards are made as an integral part of one or more degree ceremonies, and the medals are inscribed with the name of the student concerned, his/her scheme of study, and the year of presentation.
Manuel also received the Geoffrey Leech Outstanding MA Student Award in Linguistics and English Language. The Geoffrey Leech Outstanding MA Student Award is awarded to the graduating MA student with the highest overall average in the department of English Language and Linguistics. Manuel receives prize money along with a certificate to commemorate their achievement, presented by Head of Department Elena Semino.