List of Northern Ireland Business Awards

This is the world’s best list of Business Awards in Northern Ireland. It includes general Northern Irish Business Awards and local awards from specific industry sectors. Find information about entering The Northern Ireland Responsible Business Awards, The CIPR Pride Awards Northern Ireland, The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, The Belfast Business Awards, The Chambers Ireland Corporate Social Responsibility Awards, The CIH Northern Ireland Housing Awards and many other regional awards in Northern Ireland. We also have our UK Awards pages and our list of awards for the Republic of Ireland can be found on our sister site

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We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy (we try our best!) so always visit the individual awards’ websites for the latest information.
Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
CO3 Leadership Awards 21st Jan 24th Mar Third Sector Northern Ireland
Staff Nursing Care Awards ~31st Jan ~26th Mar Health & Social Care Northern Ireland
Insider Made in Northern Ireland Awards 25th Feb 13th May Products & Manufacturing Northern Ireland
FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards 27th Feb 13th Apr Business Northern Ireland
The Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards ~3rd Mar ~13th Jun Business Northern Ireland
The Business Eye First Trust Bank Business Awards (BEFTAs) ~5th Mar ~22nd Nov Business Northern Ireland
Institute of Hospitality Awards for Professionalism ~10th Mar ~15th May Hospitality Sport & Leisure Northern Ireland
Digital DNA Awards ~18th Mar ~1st Jul Marketing PR Events & Advertising Northern Ireland
Institute of Directors (IoD) Director of the Year Northern Ireland Awards ~21st Mar ~11th Sep Business Leaders Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Tourism Awards (NITA) ~21st Mar ~24th May Travel & Tourism Northern Ireland
RCN Northern Ireland Nurse of the Year Awards 25th Mar 6th Oct Public Sector Northern Ireland
Best in the Business Awards ~1st Apr ~30th May Business Northern Ireland
Invent Awards ~23rd Apr ~8th Oct Design & Innovation Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph Business Awards ~6th May ~30th Apr Business Northern Ireland
The Neighbourhood Retailer Awards ~28th May ~12th Nov Retail & Consumer Goods Northern Ireland
CEF Construction Excellence Awards ~4th Jun ~7th Oct Construction & Architecture Northern Ireland
AIB Business Eye Awards ~18th Jun ~15th Jun Business Northern Ireland
CIPD Northern Ireland HR Awards ~25th Jun ~7th Oct HR & Training Northern Ireland
CIPR PRide Awards Northern Ireland ~29th Jun ~18th Oct Marketing PR Events & Advertising Northern Ireland
Contact Centre Network Northern Ireland Awards (CCNNI) ~10th Aug ~14th Oct Customer Contact Northern Ireland
GNI Mag Awards ~31st Aug ~8th Nov HR & Training Northern Ireland
The Belfast Business Awards ~3rd Sep ~22nd Oct Business Northern Ireland
Women in Business NI Awards ~30th Sep ~7th Nov Business Leaders Northern Ireland
Eastside Awards ~19th Nov ~24th Jan Business Northern Ireland
ICE Northern Ireland Awards ~10th Dec ~1st Mar Construction & Architecture Northern Ireland
Insider Northern Ireland Dealmakers Awards 17th Dec 3rd Mar Financial Services Northern Ireland

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