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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
Music & Drama Education Awards2nd Nov24th MarEducationUK
International Education Awards10th Nov19th DecEducationInternational
Bett Awards27th Nov16th JunEducationUK
ECU Athena SWAN awards30th Nov~17th DecEducationUK
TES Further Education Awards~1st Dec16th OctEducationUK
GESS Education Awards 12th Dec3rd MarEducationInternational
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award~4th Jan~30th JanEducationUK
The Primary Science Teacher Awards8th Jan~18th OctEducationUK
ELTons Awards~8th Jan15th NovEducationUK
The Learning on Screen Awards~10th Jan~13th AprEducationUK
The WISE Awards ~20th Jan~29th SepEducationInternational
BELMAS Awards~31st Jan~11th JulEducationUK
The Guardian University Awards~7th Feb~10th AprEducationUK
Festival of Learning Awards ~11th Feb~1st SepEducationUK
The NUS International Students Awards ~15th Feb~13th MayEducationUK
The Pearson Teaching Awards~28th Feb~22nd OctEducationUK
NDNA Nursery Awards~29th Feb~5th JunEducationUK
Whatuni Student Choice Awards ~29th Feb~23rd AprEducationUK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR~6th Mar~20th MayEducationUK
Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE)10th Mar~6th AugEducationUK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~19th Mar~10th SepEducationUK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing~27th Mar~11th JulEducationUK
ContentED Awards~27th Mar~11th JunEducationUK
Aspiration Awards~29th Mar~6th MayEducationUK
NUS National Societies Awards ~31st Mar~5th MayEducationUK
The Teen Tech Awards~31st Mar~18th JunEducationUK
International Green Gown Awards~31st Mar~10th JulEducationInternational
The BTEC Awards2nd Apr~25th JunEducationUK
The LACA Awards for Excellence~3rd Apr~12th JulEducationUK
The AAT Training Provider Awards~3rd Apr~4th JunEducationUK
Santander Universities Enterprise Awards~14th Apr~4th OctEducationUK
What's On 4 Junior Awards~17th Apr~3rd OctEducationUK
The PIEoneer Awards ~24th Apr~11th SepEducationInternational
Education Business Awards~1st May~2nd JulEducationUK
The Better Energy School Awards~1st May~1st JulEducationUK
TES Schools Award~1st May~19th JunEducationUK
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 May6th NovEducationInternational
Education Estates Awards ~24th May13th OctEducationUK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~29th May~11th JunEducationUK
The Global Undergraduate Awards~2nd Jun~21st SepEducationInternational
Practical Pre-School Awards~8th Jun~1st OctEducationUK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards)~10th Jun26th NovEducationUK
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA ~15th Jun~5th SepEducationUK
Open Education Awards for Excellence~15th Jul16th NovEducationInternational
National NMT Nursery Awards~17th Jul26th NovEducationUK
nasen Awards~17th Jul16th OctEducationUK
EDUcatering Excellence Awards~26th Jul24th NovEducationUK
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards~31st Jul~19th SepEducationUK
The National Children & Young People Awards~1st Aug24th OctEducationUK
Tech for Teachers~3rd Aug~22nd JanEducationUK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings ~27th Aug30th SepEducationInternational
Global EdTech Startups Awards (GESAwards)~30th Aug~15th JanEducationInternational
Women in International Education Awards~1st Sep30th OctEducationInternational
Autism Hero Awards ~4th Sep21st NovEducationUK
The Progressive Preschool Awards~4th Sep12th 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 Awards25th Sep~28th NovEducationUK
National Schools Awards25th Sep26th NovEducationUK
British Education Awards 30th Sep28th JanEducationUK
The International School Awards30th Sep18th JanEducationInternational
The EducationInvestor Awards 2nd Oct3rd DecEducationUK
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards9th Oct30th NovEducationUK
Digital Education Awards26th Oct22nd NovEducationInternational

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