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Author: Geoff Howard
***Deadline for submission Friday 5 November 2010***

Started in 1999 by the Design and Technology Association Trustees the D&T Association Excellence Awards gives professional recognition to individuals for their contribution to design and technology education.

Award Categories

  • Category 1: Outstanding Contribution to Design and Technology Education Award
  • Category 2: Teacher Training Design and Technology Award
  • Category 3: Subject Leadership Design and Technology Award
  • Category 4: Outstanding Teacher Design and Technology Award
  • Category 5: Outstanding Newcomer to Design and Technology Award
  • Category 6: Exceptional Support for Design and Technology Award
  • Category 7: International Development and Support of Design and Technology
  • The Meat and Education Design and Technology Award
  • The IET Award for Digital Design and Technology in Schools
  • The Mathematics and Design and Technology Award – sponsored by the
    National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM)
  • The Science and Design and Technology in STEM Award – sponsored by the National STEM Centre
  • The Audi Design Foundation Innovation and Creativity Award
  • The James Dyson Foundation Design and Technology Teacher of the Year Award

With the exception of Category 3, nominations can only be made by D&T Association members, using the attached form. Category 3: Subject Leadership – nominations can be made by the nominee’s head teacher (but the referee must be a member of the D&T Association).

Nominees do not have to be members. A list of previous award winners is available on our website.

The D&T Association trustees and executive consider the nominations and select the award winners based on the information provided on the nomination form and subsequent references.

All award winners and their guests (one per winner) will be invited to the annual awards ceremony in London on Friday 4 March 2011. The cost of travel to the awards for the winners and their guests will be covered by the D&T Association, apart from Category 7, where the Association will make a contribution towards travel for recipients and their guest.

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Publication date: 19th October 2010 Withdrawal date: ---
Created: 19th October 2010 Last updated: 19th October 2010 12:10
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