What are the Your UK Parliament Awards?
The Your UK Parliament Awards recognise the fantastic individuals who have made a difference in their communities and beyond.
If you’ve made a difference in your community or helped to promote democracy, apply for a Your UK Parliament Award. Big or small we want to hear about a change you’ve made by taking action. It could be in your local community, online or in your school. Let us celebrate you and your achievements!
Should you apply?
Yes! There are 7 Award categories to choose from and one of them is for you! It’s a simple application form and we want to hear about the democratic action you took! This could be a campaign, debating or voting on a subject, contacting your MP, sharing information, taking action on an issue you care about, or anything else. You can nominate yourself or someone you know.
Get inspired by our past winner’s stories.
What will you win?
1. Invitation to an Awards ceremony in March 2022, hosted at UK Parliament **
2. Afternoon tea with your fellow award winners, overlooking the river Thames in the Houses of Parliament**
3. A trophy to recognise your achievements
4. An exclusive digital badge for award winners
5. An opportunity to showcase the positive change you’ve made
**Subject to government guidelines on COVID-19
Community Campaign of the Year
Recognises an organisation that has campaigned for change in their community.
Digital Campaign or Campaigner of the Year
Celebrates the work of an individual or organisation that has made an impact and created change by campaigning online, using social media and other digital tools.
School of the Year
Recognises schools which have taken action on an issue they care about.
Teacher of the Year
This award category is dedicated to teachers or educational leaders who have taught their students and colleagues about the UK Parliament in innovative, inspiring and engaging ways.
Volunteer of the Year
Recognises the amazing work of people who have volunteered their spare time to help others get involved with democracy and the UK Parliament.
UK Parliament Week activity of the Year
Recognises the work of schools and organisations who made an outstanding contribution to UK Parliament Week.
Campaign or activity of the Year (in the Welsh Language)
Recognises the work of individuals, schools and organisations whose campaign for change has been in the Welsh language.
The Your UK Parliament Awards are open! Choose your category and complete the form. Closing date for applications is 31 January 2022.