The winners have been announced!

The prestigious awards were announced in a specially streamed event on Thursday 22nd April 2021.

After careful consideration with all parties involved in the organising of the Educate North Awards 2020, we have taken the decision to postpone this event to Wednesday 3rd March 2021. The awards will now be taking place at the Midland Hotel in Manchester and any investment made will be transferred to the new date. It is vital we protect our teams and all guests at this time and we place no further burden on the brilliant NHS and other services. We know you will all understand and support this decision. We are in the process of informing all participants via email of this change. If you have any questions, please get in touch with please get in touch with Becky Mellor via email at becky.mellor@dontpanicprojects.com.

Welcome to the Educate North Awards 2020


The 2020 Educate North Awards were announced in a specially streamed event on Thursday 22nd April 2021. The evening was hosted by Jim Hancock.

All 2020 ticket holders can put another highlight in their diaries as they will be asked to join us in 2022 for a live Educate North Awards which will celebrate your victory as a nominee or trophy winner.

All investments made in 2020 will be transferred to the 2022 event in the spring of that year.  

The Educate North Awards is a prestigious awards event which celebrates, recognises and shares best practice and excellence in the education sector in the North.

There are 27 categories open for entry, with a final closing date for submissions on 31 January 2020.

The awards are staged by Carm Productions working in partnership with Prolific North and Don’t Panic.

The event attracts over 300 education professionals from Further and Higher Education institutions from across the North, together with a range of suppliers to the sector including financial institutions, professional services providers, IT and infrastructure providers and construction and property firms.

20 February

Shortlist Announcement

22 April 2021

Awards Ceremony