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 Zairi International Awards for Excellence in Higher Education 1st Nov 17th Apr Education International
The Education Awards ~3rd Nov ~21st Apr Education UK
The Alexander Award 10th Nov 4th Jan Education International
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards 17th Nov 29th Jan Education UK
Digital Education Awards 17th Nov 15th Dec Education International
National MAT Awards 17th Nov 7th Mar Education UK
ECU Athena SWAN awards 30th Nov ~17th Dec Education UK
HE Bioscience Teacher of the Year 30th Nov ~12th Mar Education UK
International Education Awards 30th Nov 29th Dec Education International
Les Trophées des campus responsables (French Speaking Green Gown Awards) ~2nd Dec ~4th Oct Education Europe
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award 11th Dec ~30th Jan Education UK
Learning Science Teaching Innovation Awards 3rd Jan ~29th Jan Education UK
The WISE Awards ~7th Jan ~29th Sep Education International
EdTechX All Stars Awards ~10th Jan ~23rd Jun Education International
The Primary Science Teacher Awards 12th Jan ~18th Oct Education UK
Children’s Activities Awards with Club Hub U.K 15th Jan 11th May Education UK
The Triple E Awards ~23rd Jan ~26th Jun Education International
NDNA Nursery Awards 31st Jan ~24th Jun Education UK
School Travel Awards ~5th Feb ~6th Jun Education UK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~16th Feb 15th Nov Education UK
The EducationInvestor Awards ~17th Feb 13th Jun Education UK
The Pearson National Teaching Awards ~24th Feb ~21st Jun Education UK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing 1st Mar 11th Jul Education International
The National Acquisitions Group NAG Award for Excellence 8th Mar 16th May Education Europe
Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE) ~15th Mar ~6th Aug Education UK
World's Best School Prizes ~15th Mar 8th Oct Education International
The ISCN Sustainable Campus Excellence Awards ~16th Mar ~25th May Education International
ELTons Innovation Awards ~17th Mar ~15th Oct Education UK
TES Schools Award ~17th Mar ~23rd Jun Education UK
TES Independent School Awards ~17th Mar ~23rd Jun Education UK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR ~22nd Mar ~9th May Education UK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~24th Mar ~14th Jul Education UK
What's On 4 Kids National Children's Activities Awards ~24th Mar ~3rd Oct Education UK
The BTEC Awards ~25th Mar ~25th Jun Education UK
Aspiration Awards ~31st Mar ~6th May Education UK
The Teen Tech Awards ~31st Mar ~30th Jun Education UK
International Green Gown Awards ~31st Mar ~10th Jul Education International
Student Social Mobility Awards ~3rd Apr ~13th Jul Education UK
The PIEoneer Awards ~6th Apr ~22nd Sep Education International
Whatuni Student Choice Awards ~10th Apr ~26th Apr Education UK
Be Kind Awards 12th Apr ~28th Mar Education UK
British Educational Suppliers Association BESA Awards ~12th Apr ~6th Jul Education UK
National Awards for Pastoral Care in Education (NAPCE) 19th Apr 29th Sep Education UK
Education Business Awards ~21st Apr ~14th Jun Education UK
Global EdTech Awards ~21st Apr ~22nd Jun Education International
The LACA Awards for Excellence ~28th Apr ~7th Jul Education UK
National Tutoring Awards ~30th Apr ~30th Jun Education UK
The Primary Awards for Green Education in Schools (PAGES) ~3rd May ~7th Jun Education UK
The Nursery World Awards ~12th May 30th Sep Education UK
The Higher Education Content Marketing Awards ~12th May ~22nd Jun Education UK
QS World University Rankings ~15th May ~27th Jun Education International
The Postgrad Awards ~16th May ~4th Sep Education International
Education Estates Awards ~26th May 17th Oct Education UK
Adobe Digital Edge Award ~31st May ~1st Jul Education UK
Green Gown Awards UK and Ireland ~5th Jun ~8th Nov Education UK & Republic of Ireland
The Global Undergraduate Awards ~7th Jun ~6th Nov Education International
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA ~9th Jun ~7th Sep Education UK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards) ~12th Jun 7th Dec Education UK & Republic of Ireland
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards ~15th Jun ~21st Sep Education UK
GESS Education Awards ~16th Jun 31st Oct Education International
Children and Young People Now Awards ~23rd Jun 23rd Nov Education UK
nasen Awards ~23rd Jun 6th Oct Education UK
Business Awards UK - Independent Education Awards ~23rd Jun ~7th Jul Education UK
The Progressive Preschool Awards ~28th Jun 14th Nov Education UK
The BERA Equality in Education Award ~29th Jun 8th Nov Education UK
Open Education Awards for Excellence ~30th Jun ~20th Oct Education International
The Dyslexia Awards ~30th Jun ~23rd Sep Education UK
National NMT Nursery Awards ~14th Jul 25th Nov Education UK
ASDF Global Awards ~20th Jul 30th Dec Education International
National Schools Awards ~21st Jul 7th Dec Education UK
Independent Schools Association ISA Awards ~28th Jul ~21st Nov Education UK
ContentED Awards ~31st Jul 16th Oct Education UK
Excellence Award for After School Services (Romania) ~4th Aug ~6th Aug Education Europe
Times Higher Education World University Rankings ~15th Aug ~2nd Sep Education International
Santander X UK Awards ~4th Sep 20th Oct Education UK
The National Children & Young People Awards ~4th Sep 14th Oct Education UK
Personal Finance Teacher of the Year ~11th Sep ~15th Nov Education UK
Music & Drama Education Awards ~11th Sep ~23rd Feb Education UK
Brandon Hall Excellence in Education Technology ~18th Sep 7th Dec Education International
Association of Colleges AoC Beacon Awards ~25th Sep ~4th Jun Education UK
British Education Awards 29th Sep ~27th Jan Education UK
Global EdTech Startups Awards (GESAwards) 30th Sep ~18th Jan Education International
Bett Awards 6th Oct 24th Jan Education UK
The EdTech Awards 12th Oct ~19th Mar Education International
The Renaissance Awards 13th Oct ~15th Oct Education International
Empowering Futures Awards 13th Oct 9th Nov Education UK
FT Responsible Business Education Awards 14th Oct 8th Jan Education International
Study UK Alumni Awards 22nd Oct 31st Jan Education International

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