UALL Awards 2020: Applications are open!


The UALL Awards are officially open! Will you be the next winner of our innovation, sustainability, research or international category?

Application process

The submission is based on a maximum of 1000 words and can include suitable images and/ or weblinks as appropriate.

Applications must be received by the UALL Administrator by 31st January 2020. Further details may be found on the UALL website.

Please send applications and enquiries to:

The winners will be announced at UALL 2020 Annual Conference: Diversity, identity and inclusion in Lifelong Learning: Shaping a 2020 vision for mature students at the Foresight Conference Centre, University of Liverpool, 1st - 3rd April 2020

When submitting your application you will be asked to apply for a specific award based on one of the four categories. Categories focus on the intended or actual outcome of the activity.

  • Category 1 : Innovation: this award category recognises innovations or creative initiatives that seek to expand Lifelong Learning within the UK;
  • Category 2 : Sustainability: this award category recognises creative Lifelong Learning initiatives with proven impact and sustainability;
  • Category 3 : Research and Scholarship: this award category recognises specific research, evidence-based activity and/ or scholarly activity that promotes the significance of an aspect of Lifelong Learning. This may include items such as a dissertation, a research report or published paper;
  • Category 4: International: this award category recognises innovative engagement, including partnerships that create change in an international or transnational context.

Recognition: All shortlisted applicants will be invited to showcase their nominated work at our informal dinner on the Wednesday and be available to lead discussion with the conference delegates, offering a great opportunity for networking.

So what are you waiting for? Get those applications in! 


Alice Reynolds
UALL Administrator