In the academic year 2007-08 there were 14 awards
- Six awards of £5000 were made to the winners including one Butterworth award for a member of staff in the early stages of his/her career (less than six years).
- A further seven entrants were commended and received £2000.
- A lifetime Achievement Award of £2000 was also given.
Winners - £5,000
Tony Howard, English/CAPITAL Centre
Robert O'Toole, ITS
Peter Abrahams, WMS
Sean Allan, German
Paul Raffield, Law
Ann Jackson, WMS (Butterworth Award)
Commendees - £2,000
Adrian Stokes, WMS
Dave Wood, Maths
John Davey, Biological Sciences
Nadine Holdsworth, Theatre Studies
Susan Bridgewater, WBS
James Covington, Engineering
Zachary Estes, Psychology
Lifetime Achievement Award - £2,000
Salvador Ortiz-Carboneres, Language Centre