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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 NUS International Students Awards ~15th Feb~13th MayEducationUK
TES Independent School Awards26th Feb30th AprEducationUK
Whatuni Student Choice Awards 28th Feb~23rd AprEducationUK
TES Further Education Awards5th Mar28th MayEducationUK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing5th Mar15th JulEducationUK
Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE)10th Mar~6th AugEducationUK
The Pearson Teaching Awards12th Mar~22nd OctEducationUK
TES Schools Award19th Mar25th JunEducationUK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR19th Mar10th MayEducationUK
International Green Gown Awards31st Mar~10th JulEducationInternational
BELMAS Awards~1st Apr~11th JulEducationUK
The BTEC Awards2nd Apr~25th JunEducationUK
The LACA Awards for Excellence~3rd Apr8th JulEducationUK
The AAT Training Provider Awards~3rd Apr~4th JunEducationUK
The Guardian University Awards~7th Apr~10th AprEducationUK
Santander Universities Enterprise Awards~14th Apr~4th OctEducationUK
What's On 4 Junior Awards~17th Apr~3rd OctEducationUK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~19th Apr~10th SepEducationUK
The PIEoneer Awards ~24th Apr3rd SepEducationInternational
NDNA Nursery Awards~28th Apr~5th JunEducationUK
Aspiration Awards~29th Apr~6th MayEducationUK
NUS National Societies Awards ~30th Apr~5th MayEducationUK
The Teen Tech Awards30th Apr~18th JunEducationUK
Education Business Awards~1st May~2nd JulEducationUK
The Better Energy School Awards~1st May~1st JulEducationUK
Royal Academy of Dance Teacher Awards~1st May~4th SepEducationUK
The Education Awards~3rd May~4th JulEducationUK
The University Partnerships Programme UPP Awards ~10th May~25th JulEducationUK
The Nursery World Awards ~11th May~28th SepEducationUK
TES International Schools Awards~14th May~6th NovEducationInternational
Education Estates Awards ~24th May~13th OctEducationUK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~29th May~11th JunEducationUK
Adobe Digital Edge Award31st May1st JulEducationUK
The Global Undergraduate Awards~2nd Jun~21st SepEducationInternational
Practical Pre-School Awards~8th Jun~1st OctEducationUK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards)~10th Jun~26th NovEducationUK
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA ~15th Jun~5th SepEducationUK
ContentED Awards~27th Jun24th FebEducationUK
Open Education Awards for Excellence~15th Jul~16th NovEducationInternational
National NMT Nursery Awards~17th Jul~26th NovEducationUK
nasen Awards~17th Jul~16th OctEducationUK
EDUcatering Excellence Awards~26th Jul~24th NovEducationUK
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards~31st Jul~19th SepEducationUK
The National Children & Young People Awards~1st Aug~24th OctEducationUK
Tech for Teachers~3rd Aug~22nd JanEducationUK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings ~27th Aug~30th SepEducationInternational
Global EdTech Startups Awards (GESAwards)~30th Aug~15th JanEducationInternational
Women in International Education Awards~1st Sep~30th OctEducationInternational
Autism Hero Awards ~4th Sep~21st NovEducationUK
The Progressive Preschool Awards~4th Sep~12th NovEducationUK
Green Gown Awards UK and Ireland~9th Sep~26th NovEducationUK & Republic of Ireland
Association of Colleges AoC Beacon Awards ~21st Sep~4th JunEducationUK
Global Teacher Prize ~22nd Sep~23rd MarEducationInternational
Children and Young People Now Awards~25th Sep~28th NovEducationUK
National Schools Awards~25th Sep~26th NovEducationUK
British Education Awards ~30th Sep28th JanEducationUK
The International School Awards~30th Sep18th JanEducationInternational
The EducationInvestor Awards ~2nd Oct~3rd DecEducationUK
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards~9th Oct~30th NovEducationUK
Digital Education Awards~26th Oct~22nd NovEducationInternational
Music & Drama Education Awards~2nd Nov24th MarEducationUK
ELTons Awards~8th Nov~15th NovEducationUK
International Education Awards~10th Nov~19th DecEducationInternational
Bett Awards~27th Nov16th JunEducationUK
ECU Athena SWAN awards~30th Nov~17th DecEducationUK
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award~4th Dec~30th JanEducationUK
GESS Education Awards ~12th Dec3rd MarEducationInternational
The WISE Awards ~20th Dec~29th SepEducationInternational
The Primary Science Teacher Awards8th Jan~18th OctEducationUK

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