Inspire! Tutor Awards nominations open

The annual Inspire! Tutor Awards recognise the valuable work of tutors and mentors in supporting lifelong learning across Wales.

The Inspire! Tutor Awards are open for nominations.

The awards celebrate the outstanding effort and commitment made by tutors/mentors to help adult learners pursue their goals, because behind successful adult learners there are inspirational mentors and tutors.

The Inspire! Tutor Awards is a partnership involving Learning and Work Institute and Welsh Government, Universities Wales, NTFW, Colleges Wales, Adult Learning Wales Partnership.

We are inviting nominations on behalf of outstanding individuals whose commitment, knowledge and communication skills have given adults the encouragement to engage with learning and transform their lives.

We are looking for tutors/mentors who are ‘outstanding’ in their field and give ‘over and above’ what is expected of them.

Nominations should demonstrate achievements in at least two of the following areas:

  • Developing the curriculum, creating new resources and materials
  • Overcoming personal circumstances and / or working in challenging circumstances
  • Contributing to widening access and building pathways to learning opportunities
  • Inspiring learners to progress onto other courses or opportunities to learn
  • Creating new partnerships or pathways into learning
  • Developing innovative ways of supporting, teaching or mentoring learner

Award categories:

  • Higher Education
  • Further Education
  • Workplace Setting
  • Community Education
  • Welsh for Adults
  • School or other setting

The closing date for receipt of nominations:

NEW closing date: Monday 23 January 2023.

If you would prefer to complete the online version of our nomination form, please click here.

If you need any assistance with your nomination form, please contact:

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Download the following documents to submit your nomination:

Inspire! Tutor Awards Guidance document


Inspire! Tutor Awards Nomination form

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