What this award stands for

Have you developed an outstanding initiative to make sure people are ready for the world of work? Are you delivering high quality, inspirational work experience and development opportunities? If you are addressing employers’ challenge in finding skilled and capable team members, we want to hear from you.

What the judges are looking for

  • Your ambition and inclusiveness in creating opportunities for people to prove their capability as potential employees in our industry
  • How you helped individuals develop the confidence, skills and knowledge to be more effective at work
  • How you raised your company profile and attracted new talent to protect our position as a world-class industry

See the judges here

Attend the IGD Awards ceremony

Join us in congratulating the worthy finalists and deserving winners of our IGD Awards. You’ll start the evening with a champagne reception, followed by a delicious three-course dinner and exciting entertainment.


Questions or comments?

If you have any questions on the IGD Awards, please contact us at [email protected] or call +44 (0)1923 857141.

Key dates

  • Closing date for entries:
    Friday, 1 June 2018
  • Finalists announced:
    w/c 9 July 2018
  • Finalists judging day:
    Wednesday, 5 September 2018
  • IGD Awards Ceremony:
    Tuesday, 2 October 2018