List of UK Health Awards and Social Care Awards

This is the world’s best list of UK Health Awards and Social Care Awards. It includes all the most credible national health awards such as The Building Better Healthcare Awards, NHS Awards, Health Business Awards, Nursing Times Awards, as well as specific sector awards such as The Dentistry Awards, The Optician Awards, The National Vet Awards and The National Care Awards.

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Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
Patient Experience Network PEN National Awards8th Jan18th MarHealth & Social CareUK
Advancing Healthcare Awards 8th Jan20th MarHealth & Social CareUK
Optician Awards13th Jan4th AprHealth & Social CareUK
The Design & Health International Academy Awards15th Jan17th AprHealth & Social CareInternational
Citeline Awards17th Jan30th AprHealth & Social CareInternational
The RCNi Nurse Awards17th Jan8th JulHealth & Social CareUK
Chief Scientific Officer Awards 19th Jan17th MarHealth & Social CareUK
Pharmaceutical Field PF Awards20th Jan12th MarHealth & Social CareUK
PharmaTimes International Clinical Researcher of the Year23rd Jan14th MayHealth & Social CareInternational
The BMJ Awards24th Jan22nd AprHealth & Social CareUK
The HealthInvestor Awards 24th Jan10th JunHealth & Social CareUK
Petplan Veterinary Awards30th Jan31st JanHealth & Social CareUK
National Association of Care Catering (NACC) Care Chef of the Year31st Jan3rd JunHealth & Social CareUK
The Lasker Awards 3rd Feb~20th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
Bio-IT World Best Practices Awards 7th Feb21st AprHealth & Social CareInternational
European Healthcare Design Awards13th Feb9th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
HPMA Excellence Awards18th Feb4th JunHealth & Social CareUK
The MedTech Breakthrough Awards20th Feb~6th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
Patient Safety Awards28th Feb13th JulHealth & Social CareUK
Communique Awards5th Mar2nd JulHealth & Social CareInternational
AXA PPP Health Tech & You Awards~15th Mar~25th AprHealth & Social CareUK
The Creative Floor Healthcare Awards ~22nd Mar~25th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
Top 20 Care Home Awards ~28th Mar~25th FebHealth & Social CareUK
The CN Awards (Nutrition) ~1st Apr~1st MayHealth & Social CareUK
PM Society Digital Awards (Pharmaceutical Marketing Society)~9th Apr~19th SepHealth & Social CareUK
RSPH Health and Wellbeing Awards ~25th Apr~17th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Nursing Times Awards~26th Apr~30th OctHealth & Social CareUK
The Bill Foege Global Health Awards~4th May~6th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
CEO Today Healthcare Awards~7th May~3rd JunHealth & Social CareInternational
The Pioneers of Global Health Awards~10th May~17th OctHealth & Social CareInternational
HSJ Awards (Health Service Journal)~15th May~6th NovHealth & Social CareUK
Biotech Innovation Awards~17th May~24th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
The Anticoagulation Achievement Awards ~31st May~10th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Macular Society Award for Excellence ~31st May~21st SepHealth & Social CareUK
The General Practice Awards~31st May29th NovHealth & Social CareUK
SCRIP Awards~7th Jun4th DecHealth & Social CareInternational
Ragan's Health Care PR and Marketing Awards~7th Jun~10th AugHealth & Social CareInternational
UK Heart Safe Awards~7th Jun~4th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Fostering Excellence Awards~7th Jun~23rd OctHealth & Social CareUK
HTN Health Tech Awards~17th Jun~3rd OctHealth & Social CareUK
Skills for Care Accolades Awards~21st Jun~9th MarHealth & Social CareUK
LaingBuisson Awards ~28th Jun~13th NovHealth & Social CareUK
Aesthetics Awards~28th Jun7th DecHealth & Social CareUK
The Building Better Healthcare Awards~30th Jun~30th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Zenith Global Health Awards~30th Jun~5th OctHealth & Social CareInternational
Health Tech Digital Awards30th Jun5th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Digital Health Awards~1st Jul~18th JulHealth & Social CareUK
CIEH Excellence Awards~1st Jul~21st NovHealth & Social CareInternational
National Association of Care Catering (NACC) Awards~5th Jul~10th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Our Health Heroes ~12th Jul~20th NovHealth & Social CareUK
The Occupational Health & Wellbeing Awards~12th Jul~1st OctHealth & Social CareUK
Mind Media Awards~17th Jul~13th NovHealth & Social CareUK
World ADC Awards ~22nd Jul~10th OctHealth & Social CareInternational
National Care Awards~26th Jul29th NovHealth & Social CareUK
National Dementia Care Awards ~26th Jul~7th NovHealth & Social CareUK
Optometry Today AOP Awards~31st Jul~28th JanHealth & Social CareUK
IMTJ Medical Travel Awards ~31st Jul3rd DecHealth & Social CareInternational
The Eyeforpharma Awards~9th Aug11th DecHealth & Social CareInternational
Association of Clinical Research Professionals ACRP Awards ~15th Aug~16th AprHealth & Social CareInternational
CPhI Pharma Awards~16th Aug~5th NovHealth & Social CareInternational
European Lifestars Awards~16th Aug~19th NovHealth & Social CareUK
The Sun's Who Cares Wins Awards ~17th Aug~8th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Caring UK Awards~30th Aug~15th NovHealth & Social CareUK
British Healthcare Trades Awards~31st Aug~29th NovHealth & Social CareUK
The AGFD Good Funeral Awards ~31st Aug~19th OctHealth & Social CareUK
National Advocacy Awards~31st Aug~30th OctHealth & Social CareUK
Acute Pain Awards~1st Sep~19th SepHealth & Social CareUK
Pharmaceutical Marketing Excellence Awards~5th Sep27th NovHealth & Social CareUK
SCRS Eagle Awards~6th Sep~13th OctHealth & Social CareInternational
The 3rd Sector Care Awards~6th Sep6th DecHealth & Social CareUK
Global Wellness Awards~7th Sep~15th OctHealth & Social CareInternational
The Dentistry Awards~13th Sep~22nd NovHealth & Social CareUK
The Great British Care Awards~13th Sep~22nd NovHealth & Social CareUK
Private Dentistry Awards~20th Sep6th DecHealth & Social CareUK
Dental Industry Awards~20th Sep~8th NovHealth & Social CareUK
GSK Impact Awards~23rd Sep~15th MayHealth & Social CareUK
HFMA National Healthcare Finance Awards ~27th Sep5th DecHealth & Social CareUK
Laboratory Awards~27th Sep29th NovHealth & Social CareUK
Oral Health Awards ~27th Sep29th NovHealth & Social CareUK
Unsung Hero Awards (NHS)~30th Sep28th FebHealth & Social CareUK
HSJ Partnership Awards~9th Oct27th FebHealth & Social CareUK
AIHHP Golden Lobe Awards ~17th Oct~17th NovHealth & Social CareUK
PM Society Awards (Pharmaceutical Marketing Society)~18th Oct24th JanHealth & Social CareUK
Health Business Awards~25th Oct~14th DecHealth & Social CareUK
The Autism Professionals Awards ~25th Oct27th FebHealth & Social CareUK
RCM Awards ~25th Oct5th MayHealth & Social CareUK
PharmaTimes Medical and Scientific Excellence Awards~31st Oct5th DecHealth & Social CareInternational
The Protein Society Awards~31st Oct30th JunHealth & Social CareInternational
The British Pest Management Awards ~1st Nov~20th MarHealth & Social CareUK
The Student Nursing Times Awards29th Nov24th AprHealth & Social CareUK
Pinders Healthcare Design Awards 29th Nov~13th MarHealth & Social CareUK
Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2nd Dec20th MarHealth & Social CareUK
RCP Excellence in Patient Care Awards 2nd Dec~16th MarHealth & Social CareUK
OTC Marketing Awards 6th Dec5th MarHealth & Social CareUK
The HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards11th Dec21st MayHealth & Social CareUK
Care Home Awards 15th Dec15th MayHealth & Social CareUK
MedTech Visionaries Awards17th Dec7th JanHealth & Social CareInternational
CRO Leadership Awards31st Dec~1st MayHealth & Social CareInternational

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