D&T Excellence Awards 2020

Nominations are open now

D&T Excellence Awards 2020

The 20th Design and Technology Excellence Awards nominations are now open. 

The prestigious awards ceremony will be held at the IET London, 2 Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL on Friday 20th March 2020 hosted by the D&T Association and the Institution of Engineering Technology. The awards give professional recognition to individuals nominated by their colleagues for their unique work in design and technology education across the categories.

The award nomination categories for the 20th Design and Technology Excellence Awards are listed below. We had an outstanding number of nominations last year and it is really positive to see all the hard work that takes place in our D&T classrooms. If you made a nomination for last years' award ceremony and your candidate was not successful, they will automatically go into the nominations for this year. 


The award nomination categories are as follows:

CATEGORY 1: Innovation and creativity in design and technology 

CATEGORY 2: Inspirational teaching of design and technology – Primary

CATEGORY 3: Inspirational teaching of design and technology – Secondary 

CATEGORY 4: Excellence in engineering education 

CATEGORY 5:  The Institute of Engineering and Technology award for Creative use of digital technologies in design and technology

CATEGORY 6:  Industry engagement 

CATEGORY 7: Development of STEM learning opportunities 

CATEGORY 8:  Exceptional pupil achievement

CATEGORY 9: Design and technology subject leadership

CATEGORY 10: Supporting design and technology 

CATEGORY 11: Design and technology teacher education

CATEGORY 12: Outstanding contribution to Design and Technology


You can nominate online by clicking here  Or you can fill in the nominations form which can be found below and either email it to neesha.mistry@data.org.uk or post it to Neesha Mistry, The Design and Technology Association, 11 Manor Park, Banbury, Oxford, OX16 3TB by Friday 13th December 2019.


If you are interested in sponsoring 2020 awards, please do contact Debbie Woodbridge (Debbie.woodbridge@data.org.uk)  to express your interest.

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l Nominations Form.pdf

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