List of UK Education Awards

This is the world’s best list of UK Education Awards. It includes all the most credible national educational awards such as THE Awards -The Times Higher Education Awards, The Bett Awards, The Guardian University Awards, The Pearson Teaching Awards and other college awards, nursery awards and awards for schools.

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Please note: the “~” symbol means that the date is based on the previous year’s awards programme or is an estimate based on the information available.
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Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA 1st Jun ~5th Sep Education UK
Green Gown Awards UK and Ireland 2nd Jun ~24th Mar Education UK & Republic of Ireland
The Education Awards 3rd Jun 1st Jul Education UK
National NMT Nursery Awards 10th Jun 19th Nov Education UK
The EducationInvestor Awards 10th Jun 8th Nov Education UK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards) 13th Jun 17th Nov Education UK & Republic of Ireland
Children and Young People Now Awards 24th Jun 24th Nov Education UK
The Progressive Preschool Awards 3rd Jul 15th Nov Education UK
nasen Awards 15th Jul ~15th Oct Education UK
ASDF Global Awards 20th Jul 30th Dec Education International
Open Education Awards for Excellence 31st Jul 20th Oct Education International
National Schools Awards 31st Jul 1st Dec Education UK
Personal Finance Teacher of the Year ~2nd Aug ~15th Nov Education UK
Tech for Teachers ~3rd Aug ~22nd Jan Education UK
The Renaissance Awards 5th Aug ~15th Oct Education International
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards 15th Aug 21st Sep Education UK
The Guardian Best UK Universities ~19th Aug ~12th Sep Education UK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings ~27th Aug ~30th Sep Education International
EdTechX All Stars Awards ~30th Aug ~15th Sep Education International
The National Children & Young People Awards ~3rd Sep ~22nd Oct Education UK
Autism Hero Awards ~4th Sep ~20th Nov Education UK
Global EdTech Startups Awards (GESAwards) 15th Sep ~15th Jan Education International
ContentED Awards ~17th Sep ~25th Nov Education UK
British Education Awards ~30th Sep ~27th Jan Education UK
The International School Awards ~30th Sep ~18th Jan Education International
Bett Awards ~1st Oct ~19th Jan Education UK
Music & Drama Education Awards ~1st Oct ~23rd Mar Education UK
Association of Colleges AoC Beacon Awards ~4th Oct ~4th Jun Education UK
The EdTech Awards ~14th Oct ~19th Mar Education International
The National Acquisitions Group NAG Award for Excellence ~14th Oct ~14th Sep Education Europe
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards ~15th Oct ~30th Nov Education UK
Vega Student Awards ~27th Oct ~16th Nov Education International
Study UK Alumni Awards ~29th Oct ~31st Jan Education International
Digital Education Awards 31st Oct 5th Dec Education International
HE Bioscience Teacher of the Year ~30th Nov ~12th Mar Education UK
Les Trophées des campus responsables (French Speaking Green Gown Awards) ~30th Nov ~16th May Education Europe
International Education Awards ~30th Nov ~18th Dec Education International
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award ~8th Dec ~30th Jan Education UK
Learning Science Teaching Innovation Awards ~13th Dec ~29th Jan Education UK
Be Kind Awards ~17th Dec ~28th Mar Education UK
The Primary Science Teacher Awards ~14th Jan ~18th Oct Education UK
The WISE Awards ~17th Jan ~29th Sep Education International
Children’s Activities Awards with Club Hub U.K ~31st Jan 14th May Education UK
BELMAS Awards ~28th Feb 9th Jul Education UK
NDNA Nursery Awards ~28th Feb 24th Jun Education UK
Global Teacher Prize ~28th Feb ~6th Nov Education International
The Pearson Teaching Awards ~4th Mar ~28th Nov Education UK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing ~11th Mar 14th Jul Education UK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR ~11th Mar 10th May Education UK
Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE) ~16th Mar ~6th Aug Education UK
ELTons Innovation Awards ~17th Mar ~15th Oct Education UK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~17th Mar ~10th Sep Education UK
Whatuni Student Choice Awards ~18th Mar ~22nd Apr Education UK
TES Independent School Awards ~18th Mar 17th Jun Education UK
TES Schools Award ~25th Mar 17th Jun Education UK
The BTEC Awards ~25th Mar ~25th Jun Education UK
International Green Gown Awards ~31st Mar ~10th Jul Education International
Student Social Mobility Awards ~1st Apr 21st Jul Education UK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~1st Apr 14th Jul Education UK
The PIEoneer Awards ~1st Apr 9th Sep Education International
Aspiration Awards ~1st Apr ~6th May Education UK
Education Business Awards ~8th Apr 15th Jun Education UK
What's On 4 Kids Activities Awards ~8th Apr ~3rd Oct Education UK
Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards ~11th Apr ~4th Oct Education UK
The Teen Tech Awards ~14th Apr ~18th Jun Education UK
FindAUniversity - The Postgrad Awards ~24th Apr 28th Jun Education International
FindAUniversity Postgrad Awards ~24th Apr 28th Jun Education International
ECU Athena SWAN awards ~29th Apr ~17th Dec Education UK
Royal Academy of Dance Teacher Awards ~1st May ~4th Sep Education UK
The Better Energy School Awards 4th May 31st Dec Education UK
The LACA Awards for Excellence 6th May 7th Jul Education UK
The Nursery World Awards 17th May 24th Sep Education UK
Education Estates Awards 27th May 18th Oct Education UK
The Global Undergraduate Awards 27th May ~15th Jun Education International
National Awards for Pastoral Care in Education (NAPCE) 30th May ~24th Sep Education UK
Adobe Digital Edge Award 31st May ~1st Jul Education UK
GESS Education Awards 31st May 16th Nov Education International

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