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List of UK HR Awards and Training Awards

This is the world’s best list of UK HR Awards and Training Awards. It includes all the most credible national HR Awards and Recruitment Awards such as The Personnel Today Awards, HR Excellence Awards, The CIPD People Management Awards, The HR Distinction Awards and The Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to Work For. It also features Employee Benefits Awards,The National Diversity Awards, LGBT Awards, UK Employee Experience Awards and The Social Mobility Index. UK Training awards include The TJ Awards and The Learning Awards among many others.   

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Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
Global Healthy Workplace Certification
Certify as a global healthy workplace. Certification is granted to organizations who excel in providing employees with comprehensive support in health and wellbeing. Certified employers include IBM, Royal Dutch Shell, Chevron, Unilever, GSK
6th Apr6th MayHR & TrainingInternational
TrainingIndustry.com Top Custom Content Development Companies7th Apr~25th JunHR & TrainingInternational
Gartner Communications Awards10th Apr~1st AugHR & TrainingInternational
Inclusive Top 50 Employers14th Apr~14th JanHR & TrainingUK
Brandon Hall Excellence in Human Capital Management Program16th Apr19th AugHR & TrainingInternational
PPMA Excellence in People Management Awards 28th Apr14th SepHR & TrainingUK
The CIPD People Management Awards29th Apr28th SepHR & TrainingUK
Workplace Savings & Benefits (WSB) Awards30th Apr6th OctHR & TrainingUK
Investing in Ethnicity Awards30th Apr~10th DecHR & TrainingUK
BAME Apprenticeship Awards30th Apr30th SepHR & TrainingUK
TrainingIndustry.com Top Training Companies5th May~8th AprHR & TrainingInternational
Refinitiv Global Diversity & Inclusion Index~5th May~30th JunHR & TrainingInternational
TrainingIndustry.com Top Online Learning Library Companies5th May~23rd JulHR & TrainingInternational
TIARA Talent Acquisition Awards7th May30th JunHR & TrainingInternational
Corporate Adviser Awards7th May25th NovHR & TrainingUK
Recruitment Industry Disability Initiative RIDI Awards ~9th May~4th JunHR & TrainingUK
Institute of Student Employers ISE Awards10th May9th SepHR & TrainingUK
The HR Distinction Awards~14th May~15th SepHR & TrainingUK
The RoSPA Health and Safety Awards20th May18th MayHR & TrainingInternational
Institute of Internal Communication Awards (IoIC)20th May~25th SepHR & TrainingUK
Employer Brand Management Awards
Unique awards celebrating & rewarding excellence in the field of Employer Brand Management.
21st May~15th SepHR & TrainingUK
Ragan's Top Women in Wellness and HR Awards21st May~31st JulHR & TrainingInternational
Employee Benefits Awards24th May19th NovHR & TrainingUK
HPMA Excellence Awards25th May7th OctHR & TrainingUK
Social Mobility Employer Index 28th May~11th OctHR & TrainingUK
Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) The Excellence Awards ~29th May~18th JulHR & TrainingInternational
Great Place to Work - UK's Best Workplaces for Women ~30th May~3rd JulHR & TrainingUK
BSIF Safety Awards~31st May~29th AprHR & TrainingUK
The enei Awards (Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion)~31st May~8th JulHR & TrainingUK
Coach of the Year1st Jun1st SepHR & TrainingInternational
ICF International Prism Award ~1st Jun~25th AugHR & TrainingInternational
The Stonewall Global Workplace Equality Index ~2nd Jun~15th JulHR & TrainingInternational
Recruitment Marketing Awards2nd Jun27th OctHR & TrainingUK
TrainingIndustry.com Top Learning Experience Platform (LXP) Companies2nd Jun~27th AugHR & TrainingInternational
Personnel Today Awards4th Jun16th NovHR & TrainingUK
National Diversity Awards 4th Jun17th SepHR & TrainingUK
Chief Learning Officer Magazine Learning in Practice Awards~5th Jun~19th OctHR & TrainingInternational
Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence ~11th Jun~13th JulHR & TrainingInternational
Kantar Inclusion Index~12th Jun~24th SepHR & TrainingInternational
ONREC Online Recruitment Awards~14th Jun11th MarHR & TrainingUK
Global Recruiter Industry Awards~14th Jun~2nd JulHR & TrainingUK
The Global Healthy Workplace Awards (GHWAwards)14th Jun~20th NovHR & TrainingInternational
IELA International E-Learning Awards - Academic Division15th Jun24th SepHR & TrainingInternational
The Engagement Excellence Awards~16th Jun~16th OctHR & TrainingUK
ABP Workforce Experience Awards~19th Jun~14th OctHR & TrainingUK
The ALT Learning Technologist of the Year Awards25th Jun~10th SepHR & TrainingUK
UK Social Mobility Awards25th Jun14th OctHR & TrainingUK
Asian Apprenticeship Awards ~26th Jun~23rd NovHR & TrainingUK
TrainingIndustry.com Top Employee Health, Safety & Wellness Companies30th Jun~30th AugHR & TrainingInternational
APSCo Awards for Excellence~9th Jul~8th OctHR & TrainingUK
Baxendale UK Employee Ownership Awards~10th Jul~19th NovHR & TrainingUK
Britain's Healthiest Workplace ~10th Jul~15th NovHR & TrainingUK
The Stevie Awards for Great Employers 13th Jul1st OctHR & TrainingInternational
The International Engage Awards 19th Jul11th NovHR & TrainingInternational
Culture Pioneers Awards23rd Jul18th NovHR & TrainingUK
HR in Hospitality Awards for Excellence~26th Jul~27th SepHR & TrainingUK
TrainingIndustry.com Top Learning Management System (LMS) Companies28th Jul~22nd OctHR & TrainingInternational
In-house Recruitment Awards for Excellence31st Jul1st DecHR & TrainingUK
The Learning Technologies Awards ~31st Jul17th NovHR & TrainingInternational
Inspiration in HR Award ~31st Jul~25th NovHR & TrainingUK
Online Learning Consortium Fellows Program~31st Jul~19th NovHR & TrainingInternational
The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers~1st Aug~1st SepHR & TrainingUK
The Inclusive Companies Awards6th Aug~28th NovHR & TrainingUK
HR Excellence Awards (HR Magazine)13th Aug1st DecHR & TrainingUK
Business Excellence Awards 13th Aug~19th OctHR & TrainingInternational
Not a Red Card Awards~14th Aug~4th NovHR & TrainingUK
Recruiter Investing in Talent Awards ~14th Aug~11th DecHR & TrainingUK
ATD Excellence in Practice Awards~21st Aug29th AugHR & TrainingInternational
The Investors in People Awards~23rd Aug~24th NovHR & TrainingUK
TrainingIndustry.com Top IT Training Companies25th Aug~19th NovHR & TrainingInternational
The Peer Award for Excellence in People & Performance31st Aug~28th FebHR & TrainingInternational
The Prince Michael International Road Safety Awards~31st Aug~10th DecHR & TrainingInternational
Global Equality & Diversity Awards~4th Sep~22nd OctHR & TrainingInternational
National Online Recruitment Awards (NORAs)~6th Sep~10th NovHR & TrainingUK
The Stonewall UK Workplace Equality Index ~9th Sep~15th JanHR & TrainingUK
Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Program9th Sep9th DecHR & TrainingInternational
UK Coaching Awards~10th Sep~3rd DecHR & TrainingUK
The Rewards~11th Sep~10th DecHR & TrainingInternational
Training Magazine’s Training Top 100 Award13th Sep~8th FebHR & TrainingInternational
World's Best Workplaces~14th Sep~15th OctHR & TrainingInternational
The Digiday WorkLife Awards17th Sep~10th DecHR & TrainingInternational
The OUTstanding LGBT+ Role Models Lists~18th Sep~25th OctHR & TrainingUK
Fortune World's Best Workplaces19th Sep19th OctHR & TrainingInternational
TrainingIndustry.com Top Assessment and Evaluation Companies22nd Sep~10th DecHR & TrainingInternational
The Learning Awards24th Sep17th FebHR & TrainingInternational
The National Apprenticeship Awards~25th Sep~28th NovHR & TrainingUK
HR Brilliance Awards 11th Oct10th DecHR & TrainingUK
Internal Communications Brilliance Awards11th Oct10th DecHR & TrainingUK
National Centre for Diversity NCFD Grand Awards ~13th Oct~16th JanHR & TrainingUK
Rainbow Honours~16th Oct~4th DecHR & TrainingUK
Learning Excellence Awards31st Oct23rd AprHR & TrainingUK
Learning Elite Award~6th Nov28th AprHR & TrainingInternational
ATD BEST Awards ~13th Nov~5th DecHR & TrainingInternational
REBA Employee Wellbeing Awards ~14th Nov~4th MarHR & TrainingUK
Great Place to Work~21st Nov~27th AprHR & TrainingInternational
Workingmums.co.uk Top Employer Awards~27th Nov~7th NovHR & TrainingUK
Diversity Champion Award and International Inclusion Award~1st Dec~8th JanHR & TrainingInternational
TrainingIndustry.com Top Experiential Learning Technologies Companies~2nd Dec~20th JanHR & TrainingInternational
Sword of Honour~4th Dec~22nd NovHR & TrainingUK
Globe of Honour~4th Dec~22nd NovHR & TrainingUK
Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards~11th Dec~28th JanHR & TrainingUK
Workplace Wellbeing Index~14th Dec~14th JanHR & TrainingUK
British Diversity Awards~14th Dec~26th MarHR & TrainingUK
Best Places to Work (Business Intelligence Group)~18th Dec11th MarHR & TrainingInternational
AAC Apprenticeship Awards~18th Dec27th AprHR & TrainingUK
Ragan's Workplace Wellness Awards~18th Dec1st AprHR & TrainingInternational
Top Employer Institute Certification Programme ~30th Dec~30th JanHR & TrainingInternational
BITC Diversity Intelligence~31st Dec~31st JanHR & TrainingUK
The LEAD Awards ~5th Jan18th FebHR & TrainingInternational
TrainingIndustry.com Top Leadership Training Companies~13th Jan~26th MarHR & TrainingInternational
RAD Awards (Recruitment Advertising)~15th Jan~30th JanHR & TrainingUK
ATD Innovation in Talent Development Award~15th Jan29th AugHR & TrainingInternational
The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For~22nd Jan15th MayHR & TrainingUK
National Mentoring Awards~27th Jan~1st MarHR & TrainingUK
The Recruiter Awards~29th Jan5th MayHR & TrainingUK
The Safety & Health Excellence Awards~31st Jan28th AprHR & TrainingUK
British LGBT Awards ~5th Feb~27th NovHR & TrainingUK
International Safety Awards (British Safety Council)~5th Feb21st MayHR & TrainingInternational
Festival of Learning Awards ~9th Feb~3rd NovHR & TrainingUK
TrainingIndustry.com Top Sales Training & Enablement Companies~10th Feb~30th AprHR & TrainingInternational
The Rally Awards~15th Feb7th AprHR & TrainingInternational
TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards26th Feb9th JulHR & TrainingUK
Working Families Best Practice Awards 1st Mar~1st JanHR & TrainingUK
UK Employee Experience Awards5th Mar13th MayHR & TrainingUK
Company Culture Awards5th Mar27th AprHR & TrainingUK
Incentive Magazine Motivation Masters Awards7th Mar7th AprHR & TrainingInternational
IELA International E-Learning Awards - Business Division10th Mar18th JunHR & TrainingInternational
TrainingIndustry.com Top Training Outsourcing Companies10th Mar~28th MayHR & TrainingInternational
The EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model Lists12th Mar~21st NovHR & TrainingInternational
The GEO Awards 12th Mar~11th AprHR & TrainingInternational
DIVA Awards12th Mar~24th AprHR & TrainingUK
The Reward 30015th Mar~28th JulHR & TrainingInternational
Tomorrow's Health and Safety Awards 15th Mar~1st AprHR & TrainingUK
The EFMD Excellence in Practice (EiP) Awards15th Mar~15th NovHR & TrainingInternational
This Can Happen Awards18th Mar~15th JunHR & TrainingUK
The Firm Awards19th Mar17th JunHR & TrainingInternational
Relocate Awards 21st Mar11th JunHR & TrainingInternational
Pink News Awards29th Mar~17th OctHR & TrainingUK
Princess Royal Training Awards 31st Mar~24th NovHR & TrainingUK
British Ex-Forces in Business Awards31st Mar19th MayHR & TrainingUK

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