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List of Scottish Business Awards

This is the world’s best list of Scottish Business Awards. It includes general Business Awards in Scotland and local awards from specific industry sectors. Find information about entering The Scottish Financial Services Awards, The BITC Scotland Responsible Business Awards, The Scottish Property Awards, The Scottish Export Awards, The Scottish Transport Awards, The Scottish Education Awards, The IoD Director of the Year Scotland, The Drum Scottish Design Awards and many other regional awards in Scotland. You may also wish to view our list of International Business Awards

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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
NUS Scotland Awards~3rd Apr~21st MarEducationScotland
Scottish PA Awards~3rd Apr~21st MayBusiness LeadersScotland
Scottish Learning Disability Awards~3rd Apr~17th MayCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
WeDO Scotland Business Awards~5th Apr~27th NovBusinessScotland
Scottish Home Awards~6th Apr~11th JunConstruction & ArchitectureScotland
ScotlandIS Digital Technology Awards ~6th Apr~13th AugIT & TelecommunicationsScotland
Scottish Hair and Beauty Industry Awards - Highlands~6th Apr~14th JunRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
Business Women Scotland BWS Women in Hospitality,Tourism and Food & Drink Awards~9th Apr~16th MayHospitality Sport & LeisureScotland
Scottish Marine Aquaculture Awards ~9th Apr~20th MayProducts & ManufacturingScotland
The Scottish Education Awards~14th Apr~27th MayEducationScotland
Scottish Transport Awards~14th Apr~11th JunTransport & LogisticsScotland
Made in Scotland Awards ~15th Apr~6th OctProducts & ManufacturingScotland
The Herald Higher Education Awards ~15th Apr17th JunEducationScotland
Scottish Gin Awards~20th Apr~10th OctRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
Scottish Civil Engineering Awards~20th Apr~28th MarConstruction & ArchitectureScotland
The Scottish Social Services Awards ~21st Apr~3rd JunHealth & Social CareScotland
The Highland Business Women's Awards ~23rd Apr~20th MarBusiness LeadersScotland
Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards~24th Apr~15th SepBusinessScotland
Scottish Young Professionals Green Energy Awards ~27th Apr~21st MayEnergy & UtilitiesScotland
The CIS Excellence Awards (Catering) ~27th Apr~28th MayHospitality Sport & LeisureScotland
Institute of Internal Communication Awards (IoIC) Scotland Awards ~30th Apr~25th SepBusinessScotland
Institute of Internal Communication Awards (IoIC) Scotland Awards ~30th Apr~25th SepMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingScotland
The Scottish Charity Awards ~30th Apr~25th SepThird SectorScotland
Scottish Export 100~1st May~10th JunSupply ChainScotland
Young Women in Tourism Awards~8th May~13th JunTravel & TourismScotland
VIBES Scottish Environment Business Awards~15th May~14th NovCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
Deals and Dealmakers~20th May~10th SepFinancial ServicesScotland
The Scotland Responsible Business Awards (BITC) ~21st May~9th JulCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
Scottish Accountancy & Finance Awards~22nd May~23rd SepFinancial ServicesScotland
HR Network National Awards~31st May~26th NovHR & TrainingScotland
Nature of Scotland Awards ~1st Jun~25th NovCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
Highlands & Islands Food and Drink Awards ~4th Jun~30th OctRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
Scotland's Dementia Awards ~9th Jun~18th SepHealth & Social CareScotland
The Herald Property Awards ~10th Jun~26th SepPlanning & PropertyScotland
College Development Network CDN Awards~19th Jun~3rd DecEducationScotland
Glasgow Business Awards~28th Jun~1st OctBusinessScotland
Highland and Islands Tourism Awards ~29th Jun~6th NovTravel & TourismScotland
COSLA Excellence Awards~30th Jun~10th OctPublic SectorScotland
The Courier Business Awards~30th Jun~31st OctBusinessScotland
Scotland’s Social Enterprise Awards~7th Jul~12th NovCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
The Scottish Whisky Awards~10th Jul~3rd SepRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
The Scottish Financial Technology Awards~22nd Jul~29th SepFinancial ServicesScotland
Northern Star Business Awards~24th Jul~26th SepBusinessScotland
Self Management Awards ~24th Jul~4th OctHealth & Social CareScotland
The Herald Diversity Awards ~26th Jul~9th OctHR & TrainingScotland
Association of Scottish Businesswomen ASB Business Awards~28th Jul~14th SepBusiness LeadersScotland
Scottish Health and Fitness Awards31st Jul26th SepHospitality Sport & LeisureScotland
The Scottish Beer Awards~10th Aug~14th OctRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
The Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards ~16th Aug~23rd OctIT & TelecommunicationsScotland
The Scottish Vows Awards ~18th Aug~18th NovHospitality Sport & LeisureScotland
Scotland Women in Technology Awards ~19th Aug~1st DecBusiness LeadersScotland
Scottish Resources Awards~23rd Aug~2nd OctCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
Elevator Awards~1st Sep~5th NovBusiness LeadersScotland
The Scottish Green Energy Awards ~4th Sep~26th NovEnergy & UtilitiesScotland
Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce Awards(ROCCO)~6th Sep~15th NovBusinessScotland
The GO Awards Scotland (Excellence in Public Procurement)~9th Sep~27th OctSupply ChainScotland
Business Women Scotland BWS Business Awards~14th Sep~6th NovBusiness LeadersScotland
Scottish Thistle Awards~16th Sep~15th MarTravel & TourismScotland
Dentistry Scotland Awards~18th Sep~30th OctHealth & Social CareScotland
Scottish SME Awards ~20th Sep~30th OctBusinessScotland
Fife Business Awards ~29th Sep~27th MarBusinessScotland
Scottish Health Awards ~30th Sep~9th DecHealth & Social CareScotland
PPA Scottish Magazine Awards ~4th Oct~3rd DecJournalism Publishing & MediaScotland
Scottish Hair and Beauty Industry Awards - North East~5th Oct~29th NovRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
The Herald Scottish Family Business Awards ~10th Oct~4th DecBusinessScotland
The Scottish Property Awards ~30th Oct~20th FebPlanning & PropertyScotland
Learning Places Scotland ~30th Oct1st JunEducationScotland
The Scottish Green Apple Awards for Environmental Best Practice~31st Oct~5th JanCorporate Social ResponsibilityScotland
Scottish Rural Awards ~4th Nov~25th NovBusinessScotland
Scottish Grocer Awards~8th Nov~12th MarRetail & Consumer GoodsScotland
The Scottish Legal Awards ~19th Nov~4th NovLegal ServicesScotland
National Youth Work Awards~25th Nov~12th MarEducationScotland
The cHeRries Awards ~25th Nov4th MarHR & TrainingScotland
Highlands and Islands Media Awards ~29th Nov~7th FebJournalism Publishing & MediaScotland
Scotlands Business Awards - Edinburgh~3rd Dec~3rd JanBusinessScotland
AccelerateHER Awards~4th Dec25th MarBusiness LeadersScotland
Digital Health and Social Care~6th Dec~25th FebHealth & Social CareScotland
The Scottish Taxi and Private Hire Awards11th Jan27th MarTransport & LogisticsScotland
The Flexibility Works Awards15th Jan25th MarBusinessScotland
Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Business Awards4th Feb4th MarBusinessScotland
Institute of Directors (IoD) Director of the Year Scotland Awards22nd Feb3rd JunBusiness LeadersScotland

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