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 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 PIEoneer Awards 3rd May 19th Sep Education International
The Better Energy School Awards 8th May ~1st Jul Education UK
The University Partnerships Programme UPP Awards 10th May 25th Jul Education UK
Open Education Awards for Excellence 10th May 26th Nov Education International
The Nursery World Awards 13th May 28th Sep Education UK
NMT Nursery Top 20 17th May 20th Jun Education UK
Education Estates Awards 24th May 16th Oct Education UK
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA 31st May 5th Sep Education UK
THE (Times Higher Education) Leadership and Management Awards (THELMAs) ~2nd Jun 28th Nov Education UK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards) 5th Jun 28th Nov Education UK
Green Gown Awards 5th Jun ~15th Nov Education UK
Children and Young People Now Awards 28th Jun 28th Nov Education UK
The Progressive Preschool Awards ~6th Jul 5th Nov Education UK
Practical Pre-School Awards ~8th Jul ~1st Oct Education UK
The Primary Science Teacher Awards 12th Jul ~18th Oct Education UK
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards ~17th Jul 19th Sep Education UK
TES Further Education Awards ~20th Jul ~22nd Mar Education UK
Association of Colleges AoC Beacon Awards ~20th Jul ~17th Nov Education UK
EDUcatering Excellence Awards 26th Jul 8th Oct Education UK
The EducationInvestor Awards ~29th Jul ~3rd Oct Education UK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings ~27th Aug ~14th Mar Education International
Women in International Education Awards ~31st Aug ~3rd Nov Education International
Tech for Teachers ~3rd Sep ~23rd Jan Education UK
Autism Hero Awards 6th Sep ~13th Oct Education UK
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award ~7th Sep ~8th Oct Education UK
The National Nursery Recognition Awards ~7th Sep ~26th Jan Education UK
Global Teacher Prize ~9th Sep ~1st Mar Education International
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards ~27th Sep ~26th Nov Education UK
National Schools Awards 27th Sep 13th Nov Education UK
BETT Awards ~8th Oct ~23rd Jan Education UK
British Education Awards ~15th Oct ~31st Jan Education UK
ELTons Awards ~2nd Nov ~4th Jun Education UK
GESS Education Awards ~14th Dec ~27th Feb Education International
Shine a Light Awards ~20th Dec ~21st Mar Education UK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~8th Jan 9th Jul Education UK
The Learning on Screen Awards ~11th Jan ~13th Apr Education UK
The WISE Awards ~15th Jan ~29th Sep Education International
BELMAS Awards ~31st Jan ~7th Jul Education UK
Festival of Learning Awards ~12th Feb ~1st Sep Education UK
The NUS International Students Awards ~15th Feb ~13th May Education UK
The Guardian University Awards ~15th Feb 10th Apr Education UK
Whatuni Student Choice Awards ~28th Feb 25th Apr Education UK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~1st Mar 4th Jul Education UK
The AAT Training Provider Awards ~1st Mar 9th May Education UK
The National BTEC Awards ~3rd Mar ~6th Jul Education UK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing ~8th Mar 11th Jul Education UK
VQ Awards (Vocational Qualifications) ~8th Mar 15th May Education UK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR ~8th Mar 21st May Education UK
The Pearson Teaching Awards ~10th Mar ~22nd Oct Education UK
TES Schools Award ~10th Mar 21st Jun Education UK
Aspiration Awards 29th Mar 6th May Education UK
NDNA Nursery Awards 31st Mar 28th Jun Education UK
What's On 4 Junior Awards 5th Apr ~3rd Oct Education UK
Santander Universities Enterprise Awards 14th Apr ~4th Oct Education UK
Education Business Awards 19th Apr 4th Jul Education UK
The LACA Awards for Excellence 26th Apr ~12th Jul Education UK
ECU Athena SWAN awards 30th Apr ~29th Sep Education UK
NUS Awards ~30th Apr ~4th Jul Education UK

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