The award nominations can come from our Advisory Council members, IOEE members and SFEDI’s partner and support network, including event sponsors.

This year’s awards categories are:

Enterprising Learning Provider of the Year

The Enterprising Learning Provider of the Year is awarded in recognition of a learning provider that has delivered beyond its remit, both meeting complex learner requirements and exceeding SFEDI and IOEE’s exacting standards.

Enterprise Educator of the Year

The Enterprise Educator of the Year Award recognises an individual who has demonstrated an enterprising approach to developing and delivering enterprise and entrepreneurial learning and skills, inspiring students and enabling them to realise their enterprise potential. The Enterprise Educator of the Year is someone committed to continually developing their own skills and who champions enterprise education widely.

Enterprising Learner of the Year

The Enterprise Learner of the Year Award is given in recognition of an individual who has both embraced their learning programme with passion, and also shown a commitment to applying their newly acquired skills to pursue an enterprising activity.

Enterprise Support Champion

The Enterprise Support Champion is an individual who has worked to ensure businesses have the skills and knowledge required to start, survive and thrive. Supporting a range of businesses, as well as individuals, an Enterprise Support Champion is someone who promotes and champions business support, and is also committed to their own continual development as a business support professional.

IOEE Member of the Year

The IOEE Member of the Year award is an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to their own development journey as well as being a proud champion for the IOEE and all things enterprise.

Intrapreneur of the Year

The Intrapreneur of the Year is an individual who has demonstrated an enterprising approach and activities which have had a positive effect within the organisation in which they are employed. This could be by way of a special project or by how they’ve integrated an entrepreneurial approach into their role.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Chosen by our Advisory Council.

International Lifetime Achievement Award

Chosen by our Advisory Council