DICE awards five annual prizes to its students and staff and these are announced at the annual DICE lecture.
Worcester Prize for DICE
This prize is awarded to the best undergraduate student taught by DICE on any of its undergraduate courses. The prize is judged on the basis of the following criteria: all module marks, taking into account difficulties and challenges faced by the student in fieldwork, laboratory techniques or other aspects of the course; the contribution of the candidate as an undergraduate student to personal development and progress; and, contribution of the student to their class and the DICE community. The prize is named after the former Chancellor of the University of Kent, Sir Robert Worcester.