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List of UK Third Sector Awards and Charity Awards

This is the world’s best list of UK Third Sector Awards and UK Charity Awards. It includes all the most credible Not-For-Profit Awards such as The Charity Awards, The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, The Global Good Awards, The Charity Times Awards, The Business Charity Awards, Third Sector Awards, Weston Charity Awards and The Centre for Social Justice Awards among many others.

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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.
Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
Association Awards UK 15th Sep~18th DecThird SectorUK
The Queen's Award For Voluntary Service25th Sep~2nd JunThird SectorUK
Charity Virtual Event Awards27th Sep27th OctThird SectorUK
Centre for Social Justice Awards11th Oct~5th MarThird SectorUK
National Payroll Giving Excellence Awards ~15th Oct~18th NovThird SectorUK
The Bond International Development Awards~25th Oct~18th MarThird SectorInternational
DSC Social Change Awards~30th Oct~22nd JanThird SectorUK
Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity 31st Oct~24th AprThird SectorInternational
Smiley Awards~31st Oct~1st DecThird SectorUK
International & European Association Awards~19th Nov~8th AprThird SectorInternational
The Local Business Charity Awards~7th Dec~31st JanThird SectorUK
Amazing Women Awards18th Dec27th MarThird SectorInternational
Weston Charity Awards~10th Jan10th OctThird SectorUK
DoGooder Video Awards~16th Jan~15th MarThird SectorInternational
The Charity Governance Awards~22nd Jan~21st MayThird SectorUK
The Charity Awards~7th Feb~11th JunThird SectorUK
Fundraisers: The New Generation ~1st Mar~22nd MayThird SectorUK
The Diana Award~12th Mar~1st JulThird SectorUK
The Global Good Awards~13th Mar~16th JunThird SectorInternational
Stephen Lloyd Awards ~16th Mar~26th JunThird SectorUK
Lighting the Fire - The Leap Annual Excellence Awards~1st Apr~23rd MayThird SectorUK
The Sheila McKechnie Foundation National Campaigner Awards~3rd Apr2nd SepThird SectorUK
FSI Small Charity Big Impact Awards~3rd Apr~21st JunThird SectorUK
The Trade Association Forum Best Practice Awards~9th Apr~14th JulThird SectorUK
National Fundraising Awards ~20th Apr~3rd JulThird SectorUK
Charity Retail Awards~24th Apr~30th JunThird SectorUK
Charity Today Awards~28th Apr5th SepThird SectorUK
PR Daily's Nonprofit PR Awards~30th Apr~30th JunThird SectorInternational
Third Sector Awards~14th May7th OctThird SectorUK
Third Sector Digital Awards~28th May~25th JunThird SectorUK
The Charity Times Awards~8th Jun3rd SepThird SectorUK
The Just Giving Awards ~30th Jun~20th NovThird SectorInternational
Groundwork Community Awards~30th Jun~21st NovThird SectorUK

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