student of the year - sponsored by nottingham trent university

The Nottingham Post Student of the Year will be selected by the judging panel from all of the nominations received. No nominations are required for this prestigious award.

beating the odds -sponsored by the university of nottingham

For young people who have overcome significant obstacles.

head teacher of the year 

This award recognises head teachers that provide inspirational leadership, who motivate and involve staff, children and young people across the establishment, bringing learning to life and inspiring all to fulfil their potential.

support staff of the year

This category recognises those within the educational setting that support students, young people, staff and the life of the school or wider community.

inspirational teacher of the year

This award recognises teachers who are bringing learning to life by engaging and inspiring all students and young people to fulfil their potential.

newly qualified teacher of the year

This award will celebrate and recognise the outstanding work of newly qualified teachers, that have been teaching for two years or less.

Keeping it Green

This category seeks to identify youngsters who work to gain a greater understanding of the environment locally or internationally and who try to protect or improve it.

Sporting Achievement

This category looks to recognise achievement in sport but also leadership, courage, determination and an ability to match effort in sport with effort in the classroom.

community champion

To recognise voluntary work within the school or community. The judges are looking for the impact and benefits of community work and initiative shown by the individual.

science and engineering award

To recognise achievements of students working on projects or assignments including coursework in a science or engineering related subject.

creative award

In this category judges are looking for achievements in a wide range of creative disciplines. They are looking for a high level of achievement and an ability to produce a high end quality product.

further education

The judges are looking for students who have achieved academically, through sport, community work or campaigns in further education.

school of the year - sponsored by browne jacobson 

This title will be awarded to a school for its performance within the last 12 months. Has your school notched up great achievements? Have you shone out among other schools in the area or seen significant improvement ? Maybe it was down to your innovative ways of working, parental involvement or pure determination. If you believe
your school has stood out we want to know.