The Innovate UK Immersive Tech Network is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Immersive Tech Awards!

If you’d like to get involved with the 2025 awards, contact the Immersive Tech team.

Click here to watch the highlights from the awards ceremony.

Arup Grand Prize Internship: Meghna Saji

StoryLab Research Institute & ARCADE XR Grand Prize Internship: Mostafa S. Ebrahimi

Best Immersive Game: Ooh La La! by Mostafa S. Ebrahimi & Meghna Saji from London College of Communication, University of the Arts London

Mostafa & Meghna with their trophies


Creative XR Storytelling: Passeri Polyphony by Paul Baule from Royal College of Art


Paul with his trophy


Sensory: Echoed Grin – Lonely No More by Chaojing Li from Goldsmiths, University of London

Chaojing with her trophy


Technical Innovation: Being a Giraffe by Hanju Seo from Royal College of Art & Imperial College London


Hanju with his trophy


UX & UI Design: Sepsis Collab by Ayesha Williams-Bhatti from Birmingham City University

Ayesha joined the awards virtually with a pre-recorded video


Jury Prize: BeatBoxVR by Joshua Davies, Nathan Thomas-Benke, Hwanjoon Jang, Mai Ye & Jake B.  from Goldsmiths, University of London

Soluis Group Grand Prize Internship: Joshua Davies

The BeatBoxVR team with their trophies


Inaugural Career Breakout Showcase Prize: Chipo Mapondera with her project Futuristic Pagan


Chipo with her trophy


Wales Millennium Centre & Arcade XR Grand Prize Internship: Bethan Hancock from Royal College of Art with her project Consciousness in the Landscape.


Bethan with her trophy


The Immersive Tech Network would like to thank everyone who joined us at the reception as well as all of our applicants, partners and judges!


If you’re interested in being involved in future Immersive Tech Network projects please do get in touch with the team at


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