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. You may also want to check our list of awards open to entry from both the UK and The Republic of Ireland.

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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. We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy (we try our best!) so always visit the individual awards’ websites for the latest information.


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Award nameIndustryRegionDeadline DateAwarding Date
Belfast Telegraph Business AwardsBusinessNorthern Ireland21st Mar2nd May
The Belfast Business Awards BusinessNorthern Ireland22nd Mar10th May
Northern Ireland 40 Under 40 Awards Business LeadersNorthern Ireland31st Mar~19th Apr
Aer Lingus Take Off Foundation Business Awards BusinessNorthern Ireland~16th Apr~9th May
Chambers Ireland's Corporate Social Responsibility AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNorthern Ireland~17th Apr~18th Sep
Derry Londonderry North West Business AwardsBusinessNorthern Ireland~20th Apr~1st Jun
Business Eye First Trust Bank Small Business Awards BusinessNorthern Ireland~27th Apr~15th Jun
The Irish News Workplace & Employment AwardsBusinessNorthern Ireland~25th May~14th Jun
CEF Construction Excellence AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNorthern Ireland~8th Jun~18th Oct
CIPR PRide Awards Northern Ireland Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorthern Ireland~12th Jun~19th Oct
The Sustainable Ireland AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNorthern Ireland~31st Jul~21st Nov
Contact Centre Network Northern Ireland Awards (CCNNI) Customer ContactNorthern Ireland~14th Sep~8th Nov
The Neighbourhood Retailer AwardsRetail & Consumer GoodsNorthern Ireland~14th Sep~19th Oct
Women in Business NI Awards Business LeadersNorthern Ireland~1st Oct~8th Nov
Northern Ireland Corporate Finance AwardsFinancial ServicesNorthern Ireland~1st Oct~15th Nov
The Business Eye First Trust Bank Business Awards (BEFTAs)BusinessNorthern Ireland~19th Oct~22nd Nov
CO3 Leadership AwardsThird SectorNorthern Ireland~2nd Nov7th Mar
CIH Northern Ireland Housing AwardsPlanning & PropertyNorthern Ireland~30th Nov22nd Feb
Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity AwardsHR & TrainingNorthern Ireland~6th Dec5th Apr
FSB Celebrating Small Business AwardsBusinessNorthern Ireland25th Jan7th Mar
Digital DNA AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorthern Ireland31st Jan28th Mar
Institute of Directors (IoD) Director of the Year Northern Ireland AwardsBusiness LeadersNorthern Ireland1st Feb17th May
CIPD Northern Ireland HR AwardsHR & TrainingNorthern Ireland1st Feb16th May
Northern Ireland Responsible Business Awards (BITC)Corporate Social ResponsibilityNorthern Ireland8th Feb9th Jul
RCN Northern Ireland Nurse of the Year AwardsPublic SectorNorthern Ireland15th Feb6th Jun
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the YearBusiness LeadersNorthern Ireland15th Feb~27th Apr
Insider Made in Northern Ireland Awards Products & ManufacturingNorthern Ireland15th Feb10th May
The Dani Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorthern Ireland15th Feb15th Mar
Institute of Hospitality Awards for ProfessionalismHospitality Sport & LeisureNorthern Ireland18th Feb17th May
Northern Ireland Tourism Awards (NITA)Travel & TourismNorthern Ireland21st Feb~24th May
Northern Ireland Food and Drink AwardsRetail & Consumer GoodsNorthern Ireland22nd Feb~24th Mar
The Action Renewables AwardsEnergy & UtilitiesNorthern Ireland~27th Feb~27th Mar

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