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
Bett Awards 1st Oct 19th Jan Education UK
Music & Drama Education Awards 1st Oct 23rd Mar Education UK
Association of Colleges AoC Beacon Awards 4th Oct ~4th Jun Education UK
The EdTech Awards 14th Oct ~19th Mar Education International
The National Acquisitions Group NAG Award for Excellence 14th Oct ~14th Sep Education Europe
The College Marketing Network FE First Awards 15th Oct ~30th Nov Education UK
Vega Student Awards 27th Oct 16th Nov Education International
Study UK Alumni Awards 29th Oct 31st Jan Education International
Digital Education Awards 31st Oct 21st Nov Education International
TES International Schools Awards ~14th Nov ~6th Nov Education International
ECU Athena SWAN awards 30th Nov ~17th Dec Education UK
HE Bioscience Teacher of the Year 30th Nov ~12th Mar Education UK
Les Trophées des campus responsables (French Speaking Green Gown Awards) 30th Nov ~16th May Education Europe
International Education Awards 30th Nov 18th Dec Education International
Learning Science Teaching Innovation Awards ~30th Nov ~29th Jan Education UK
The APPG Excellence in School Food Award ~4th Dec ~30th Jan Education UK
GESS Education Awards ~12th Dec ~3rd Mar Education International
Be Kind Awards 17th Dec 28th Mar Education UK
The WISE Awards ~20th Dec ~29th Sep Education International
The Primary Science Teacher Awards ~8th Jan ~18th Oct Education UK
The Guardian University Awards ~7th Feb ~10th Apr Education UK
The NUS International Students Awards ~15th Feb ~13th May Education UK
TES Independent School Awards ~26th Feb ~30th Apr Education UK
Global Teacher Prize ~28th Feb ~6th Nov Education International
Whatuni Student Choice Awards ~28th Feb ~23rd Apr Education UK
BELMAS Awards ~1st Mar ~11th Jul Education UK
TES Further Education Awards ~5th Mar ~28th May Education UK
The Heist Awards for Education Marketing ~5th Mar ~15th Jul Education UK
Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE) ~10th Mar ~6th Aug Education UK
The Pearson Teaching Awards ~12th Mar ~22nd Oct Education UK
TES Schools Award ~19th Mar ~25th Jun Education UK
Universities Human Resources UHR Awards for Excellence in HR ~19th Mar ~10th May Education UK
ELTons Innovation Awards ~21st Mar ~15th Oct Education UK
NUS National Societies Awards ~31st Mar ~5th May Education UK
International Green Gown Awards ~31st Mar ~10th Jul Education International
The BTEC Awards ~2nd Apr ~25th Jun Education UK
The AAT Training Provider Awards ~3rd Apr ~4th Jun Education UK
FindAUniversity Postgrad Awards ~4th Apr ~7th Jun Education International
Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards ~11th Apr ~4th Oct Education UK
What's On 4 Kids Activities Awards ~16th Apr ~3rd Oct Education UK
The PIEoneer Awards ~16th Apr 3rd Sep Education International
Education Business Awards ~30th Apr ~8th Jul Education UK
The Teen Tech Awards ~30th Apr ~18th Jun Education UK
Royal Academy of Dance Teacher Awards ~1st May ~4th Sep Education UK
The Education Awards ~3rd May ~4th Jul Education UK
The Better Energy School Awards ~4th May 31st Dec Education UK
ESRC Celebrating Impact Awards ~10th May ~10th Sep Education UK
National Awards for Pastoral Care in Education (NAPCE) ~24th May 24th Sep Education UK
National Schools Awards ~28th May 8th Dec Education UK
Adobe Digital Edge Award ~31st May ~1st Jul Education UK
Education Estates Awards ~31st May 12th Oct Education UK
The Nursery World Awards ~1st Jun ~28th Sep Education UK
National Enterprise Educator Awards NEEA ~1st Jun ~5th Sep Education UK
Green Gown Awards UK and Ireland ~3rd Jun ~24th Mar Education UK & Republic of Ireland
Student Social Mobility Awards ~8th Jun 9th Sep Education UK
THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards) ~9th Jun 25th Nov Education UK & Republic of Ireland
Aspiration Awards ~11th Jun ~6th May Education UK
The Global Undergraduate Awards ~15th Jun ~15th Jun Education International
ASDF Global Awards ~30th Jun 31st Dec Education International
EdTechX All Stars Awards ~30th Jun 15th Sep Education International
Personal Finance Teacher of the Year ~2nd Jul 15th Nov Education UK
Children and Young People Now Awards ~16th Jul 25th Nov Education UK
National NMT Nursery Awards ~16th Jul 20th Nov Education UK
The EducationInvestor Awards ~16th Jul 30th Nov Education UK
Open Education Awards for Excellence ~16th Jul 15th Sep Education International
nasen Awards ~16th Jul ~16th Oct Education UK
EDUcatering Excellence Awards ~26th Jul ~24th Nov Education UK
The LACA Awards for Excellence ~28th Jul 13th Oct Education UK
College & University Business Officers CUBO Awards ~29th Jul ~11th Jun Education UK
The ATC Language Industry Summit Awards ~31st Jul ~18th Mar Education UK
Tech for Teachers ~3rd Aug ~22nd Jan Education UK
The Progressive Preschool Awards ~6th Aug 11th Nov Education UK
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 27th Aug 30th Sep Education International
Global EdTech Startups Awards (GESAwards) 31st Aug ~15th Jan Education International
The National Children & Young People Awards 3rd Sep 22nd Oct Education UK
Autism Hero Awards 4th Sep 20th Nov Education UK
ContentED Awards 17th Sep 25th Nov Education UK
British Education Awards 30th Sep 27th Jan Education UK
The International School Awards 30th Sep 18th Jan Education International

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