2022 Shortlist


Business/Industry Collaboration – HE/FE Sector

Salford City College Group       

The Manchester College’s Industry Excellence Academy (IEA) – ACEL 

University Centre Leeds HE Science Team

West Lancashire College – School of Medicine

 

 

Business/Industry Collaboration – University Sector

Health and Education Co-operative 

Manchester Metropolitan University – Centre for Enterprise

University of Central Lancashire – Creative Innovation Zone

University of Salford – Made in Salford

 

 

Social Mobility Award – HE/FE Sector

Education Partnership North East: Cared for or Caring for; raising aspirations to remove barriers and increase life chances

Greenhead College   

Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education – National Employer Training

Huddersfield New College

New Collaborative Learning Trust – Health and Social Care Department, New College Pontefract

Salford City College Group       

Sheffield College – SHAPE your Future Tutorial, Personal Development and Enrichment Programme

West Lancashire College – School of Medicine

 

 

Social Mobility Award – University Sector

Sheffield Hallam University       

University of Bradford – School of Law

University of Central Lancashire – College for Military Veterans and Emergency Services

 

Business Collaboration & Partnerships Award – HE/FE Sector

Askham Bryan College – Flamingo Land Zoo partnerships

Preston College

The Growth Company Education and Skills – Collaboration with Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching NHS Foundation Trust and the Northern Care Alliance

University Centre Leeds Health Play Specialists

West Lancashire College – School of Medicine

 

 

 

Business Collaboration & Partnerships Award – University Sector

Edge Hill University – SME Productivity & Innovation Centre      

University of Salford – Salford Business School and Peninsula Group        

University of Salford – Ignition

 

 

Employer Engagement Award – HE/FE Sector

Education Partnership North East – Health and Social Care Academy of Excellence

Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education – The Skills and Employability Team’s Response to Covid

Selby College – Selby College Business Services

The Sheffield College – Employer Skills Academies

West Lancashire College – School of Medicine

Wigan and Leigh College – Developing Higher and Degree Apprenticeships with Sellafield Ltd

Wigan and Leigh College and Electricity North West – Apprenticeship Collaboration

 

External Relations Team of the Year

Myerscough College

The University of Central Lancashire External Relations Team

 

 

Innovation Award

XPLOR  

Grimsby Institute – Creative interior design. “Our creative campus, our space to thrive.”

Hello Future – Future Selves: Using learner voice to inform Hello Future outreach delivery

The Sheffield College – Digital Development Programme

 

 

 

Student Experience Award – HE/FE Sector

Education Partnership North East – Cared for or Caring for; raising aspirations to remove barriers and increase life chances

Bede Institute of Sport and Eduction – Bede Sixth Form College

Oldham Sixth Form College Futures’ team – Futures Beyond Covid

Priestley College – The Graduate Programme

Salford City College Group       

West Lancashire College – School of Medicine

 

 

Research Project of the Year

To be announced on the night

 

 

Community Engagement Award – HE/FE Sector

Askham Bryan College FLEX programme

Cheshire College – South & West

New College Durham – Heart and Sole Project

 

 

 

Community Engagement Award – University Sector

Edge Hill University – Tackling the Blues

Newcastle University Students’ Union – North East Solidarity and Teaching     

University of Central Lancashire – the Lancashire Science Festival

University of Salford – Law/SILKS

 

 

Community Engagement Award – Schools

To be announced on the night

 

 

Mental Health and Wellbeing Award

Edge Hill University – Tackling the Blues

Hopwood Hall College       

Manchester Metropolitan University – MetMUnch Social Enterprise/ GROW Cafe

Priestley College – Wellbeing Team

Salford City College Group       

Selby College – Wellbeing Team

St John Rigby College – A Trauma Based Approach to Mental Health Support

University of Central Lancashire – Mental Health Education and Wellbeing Services in the Community

University Centre Leeds Student Support

Wakefield College – A whole college approach to mental health and wellbeing

 

 

Digital Education and Development Award

Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education

Newcastle College – Learning Technologies and Innovation Group / Skills for Classrooms & Workplaces of the Future

Preston College

SCC Group – Embracing Digital pedagogy  

Swarthmore Education Centre – Swarthmore Connected

The Manchester College – Creative & Digital Media Tutors with Ideas Foundation – Virtual Work Experience

The Story Makers Company, Carnegie School of Education & Leeds Beckett University – Online Story Weaving

University of Central Lancashire – Centre for Collaborative Learning

University of Central Lancashire – Grenfell Baines Institute of Architecture Hong Kong and United Kingdom

University of Salford – University of Salford and SN@P Invigilation Centre

 

 

Teaching Excellence Award

Birkenhead Sixth Form College staff        

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre 

Laura Denton – Grimsby Institute

Mihaela Stanescu – HE Biomedical Sciences, University Centre Leeds (Leeds City College, Luminate Education Group)

 

 

UK Apprenticeship Award

Myerscough College

The Growth Company Education and Skills    

The Juice Academy  

Wakefield College – Excellence in Apprenticeships     

 

 

Students’ Union of the Year

BPP University

Chester Students’ Union

Newcastle University Students’ Union

University of Salford

 

 

Further Education College of the Year

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre

Greenhead College

Myerscough College

 

 

University of the Year

Sheffield Hallam University

University Centre Leeds

 

Entrepreneur of the Year

Graham Shapiro – University of Chester

Kirsty Wharton and Brian English – Medipro Limited

Moises Barbera Ramos – Drill Surgeries