Awards and recognition

Recognition

Gain professional recognition through our recognition schemes, designed to celebrate excellent practice.



  • STEM Educators

    Designed to highlight the impact of professional development on educators, students, colleagues and their organisations, STEM Educators is a free recognition scheme.

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  • Science Mark

    Science Mark is a quality standard designed to recognise and celebrate inspirational practice in secondary science departments across the UK.

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  • Space Education Quality Mark

    The Space Education Quality Mark is a quality mark given to UK schools and colleges which use space as a context for the innovative teaching of STEM subjects. 

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Awards

Celebrate your achievements by applying for one of our prestigious award schemes.



  • ENTHUSE Celebration Awards

    CPD has an impact on teachers and technicians, their colleagues and students - this deserves to be celebrated. The ENTHUSE Celebration Awards are free to enter, and raise the profile of dedicated teachers, technicians, schools and colleges across the UK.

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    STEM Inspiration Awards

    Across the UK there are organisations and individuals working to inspire young people in STEM subjects - the STEM Inspiration Awards are a free award scheme designed to recognise the fantastic work that they do. 


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  • ROLLS-ROYCE Science Prize

    This prestigious award scheme provides an opportunity for mathematics and science departments to gain recognition and undertake an inspiring project for their students.


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Hear from the winners

Innovation and inspiration: my experience of CERN

Henry Rae, one of the winners of our STEM Inspiration Awards, got the chance to go to CERN as part of his prize - he tells us all about his experience.I was truly overwhelmed by the scale of everything at CERN - the machines, budgets, number of staff and the variety of roles were all equally impressive. I particularly liked seeing how people collaborate...

Progression, recognition and reflection: how I became a National Expert

As a teacher and middle leader with only two years’ experience in the profession, I was delighted to receive the highest level of recognition from STEM Educators – National Expert.Having previously held the Effective and Leading STEM Teacher levels, it was a great honour to receive the National Expert recognition."As teachers, we very rarely stop and look...

ENTHUSE Celebration Awards: opening doors to teachers and students alike

Bedtime stories for me as a child were about gaining a good education, how it's one of the few things in life that no one can take from you once you've achieved it and how it can open doors in life that would never be possible without it.Each time I gained a certificate for anything, my dad would take it to work to laminate and we would put it in a file....

Latest news

Teachers around the UK receive ENTHUSE Celebration Awards

The regional winners of this year’s ENTHUSE Celebration Awards have been announced for Scotland and the North and South of the UK, and put forward for our national final at The Royal Society in June.At celebratory events held at Transport for London’s historic headquarters in London, and the Centre for Life science...

Last chance to enter the 2018 ENTHUSE Celebration Awards

The ENTHUSE Celebration Awards are an annual celebration of schools, colleges, teachers and technicians.Whether you’ve undertaken CPD at the National STEM Learning Centre, locally, online or through our partners in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, you deserve to be celebrated.We have just extended the deadline to...

Could you be a 2018 ENTHUSE Celebration Award winner?

The ENTHUSE Celebration Awards are an annual celebration of schools, colleges, teachers and technicians. Could you be one of our 2018 winners?At STEM Learning, we believe in recognising those who invest in continuing professional development (CPD) - whether that’s as an organisation or as an individual.The ENTHUSE...