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
The EducationInvestor Awards 4th Sep4th DecEducationUK
Autism Hero Awards 6th Sep9th NovEducationUK
The National Nursery Recognition Awards7th Sep~26th JanEducationUK
Women in International Education Awards7th Sep2nd NovEducationInternational
Global Teacher Prize 22nd Sep~23rd MarEducationInternational
Bett Awards27th Sep22nd JanEducationUK
National Schools Awards27th Sep13th NovEducationUK
The International School Awards27th Sep20th JanEducationInternational
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards3rd Oct2nd DecEducationUK
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award~7th Oct~8th OctEducationUK
Practical Pre-School Awards~8th Oct~1st OctEducationUK
British Education Awards 15th Oct30th JanEducationUK
Music & Drama Education Awards18th Oct4th MarEducationUK
ELTons Awards~2nd Nov~4th JunEducationUK
GESS Education Awards ~14th Dec~27th FebEducationInternational
The Teen Tech Awards~15th Dec18th JunEducationUK
Shine a Light Awards~20th Dec~21st MarEducationUK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~8th Jan~9th JulEducationUK
The Learning on Screen Awards~11th Jan~13th AprEducationUK
The WISE Awards ~15th Jan~29th SepEducationInternational
BELMAS Awards~31st Jan~7th JulEducationUK
Festival of Learning Awards ~12th Feb~1st SepEducationUK
The NUS International Students Awards ~15th Feb~13th MayEducationUK
The Guardian University Awards~15th Feb~10th AprEducationUK
Whatuni Student Choice Awards ~28th Feb~25th AprEducationUK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~1st Mar~4th JulEducationUK
The AAT Training Provider Awards~1st Mar~9th MayEducationUK
The National BTEC Awards~3rd Mar~6th JulEducationUK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing~8th Mar~11th JulEducationUK
VQ Awards (Vocational Qualifications) ~8th Mar~15th MayEducationUK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR~8th Mar~21st MayEducationUK
The Pearson Teaching Awards~10th Mar~22nd OctEducationUK
TES Schools Award~10th Mar~21st JunEducationUK
Aspiration Awards~29th Mar~6th MayEducationUK
NDNA Nursery Awards~31st Mar~28th JunEducationUK
What's On 4 Junior Awards~5th Apr~3rd OctEducationUK
ContentED Awards~5th Apr~27th JunEducationUK
Santander Universities Enterprise Awards~14th Apr~4th OctEducationUK
Education Business Awards~19th Apr~4th JulEducationUK
The LACA Awards for Excellence~26th Apr~12th JulEducationUK
ECU Athena SWAN awards~30th Apr~29th SepEducationUK
NUS Awards ~30th Apr~4th JulEducationUK
The PIEoneer Awards ~3rd May19th SepEducationInternational
The Better Energy School Awards~8th May~1st JulEducationUK
The University Partnerships Programme UPP Awards ~10th May25th JulEducationUK
Open Education Awards for Excellence~10th May26th NovEducationInternational
The Nursery World Awards ~13th May28th SepEducationUK
NMT Nursery Top 20 ~17th May~20th JunEducationUK
Education Estates Awards ~24th May16th OctEducationUK
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA ~31st May5th SepEducationUK
Green Gown Awards ~5th Jun~15th NovEducationUK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards)~9th Jun28th NovEducationUK
The Global Undergraduate Awards~11th Jun~21st SepEducationInternational
Children and Young People Now Awards~28th Jun28th NovEducationUK
The Progressive Preschool Awards~5th Jul5th NovEducationUK
Association of Colleges AoC Beacon Awards ~8th Jul~17th NovEducationUK
The Primary Science Teacher Awards~12th Jul~18th OctEducationUK
TES Further Education Awards~20th Jul~22nd MarEducationUK
EDUcatering Excellence Awards26th Jul8th OctEducationUK
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards31st Jul19th SepEducationUK
Tech for Teachers3rd Aug22nd JanEducationUK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 27th Aug26th SepEducationInternational

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