Winning one of our awards is the perfect way for you to show everyone why you’re the best!

We’ve just announced our timelines and categories for 2020.

If you want to me kept in the loop, and receive reminders then register below.

In 2019 we took you to Las Vegas. In 2020, we’re jetting back across the pond to… Hollywood (via Old Billingsgate)!

Mark your calendars for Tuesday 24 November 2020 where you can expect even more glitz and glamour, bigger and better entertainment and an all round amazing night full of celebration. 

And to top it off, we’ve reduced our ticket prices! Tickets will now be priced at £249 +VAT per seat. 


May 4 – Entries open
July 17 – Entries close
September 10 – Shortlist announced  
September 24 – Tickets on sale
November 24 – The Investors in People Awards 2020

Our categories in 2020

Here’s the full list of the categories for The Investors in People Awards 2020. 

Any category marked with an * is FREE to enter!

All other categories carry an entry cost of £129 +VAT per entry.

And this year we’re introducing Buy One Get One Free on all paid entries!

Employer of the Year: Accredited (2-49, 50-249, 250+)*
Employer of the Year: Silver (2-49, 50-249, 250+)*
Employer of the Year: Gold (2-49, 50-249, 250+)*
Employer of the Year: Platinum (2-49, 50-249, 250+)*
Best Newcomer
The Small Business Award
The Health and Wellbeing Award
Leader of the Year
The Community Employee of the Year*
Practitioner of the Year*


The Leadership and Management Award
The Social Responsibility Award
The Third Sector Award*
The Reward and Recognition Award
The Learning and Development Award
The Employee Engagement Award
The Diversity and Inclusion Award
Outstanding Use of Technology
Best Apprenticeship Programme

For our Employer of the Year categories, we’ll reach out to our Top 20 organisations in each size band and award level by June 12. After which, you’ll have until July 17 to submit your supporting statement.

Check out our photos from 2019!

On Tuesday 19 November 2019 we welcomed over 750 people to Las Vegas, sorry, Old Billingsgate for The Investors in People Awards 2019! And what a night it was! Don’t believe us? Check out our photo album…

Have you heard?

The Investors in People Awards have been independently assessed and verified as a Gold trusted awards scheme by The Independent Awards Standards Council. 

Managing Director of TIASC, Chris Robinson commented: 

“The Investors in People Awards set exceptionally high standards, and it is clear that in every facet of the programme’s design and execution the organisers have been proactive in finding ways to ensure the awards are completely fair and wholly trustworthy.”


Interested in becoming a sponsor?

All of our sponsors receive extensive coverage in our marketing and communications, across our social media platforms and at the ceremony itself. Interested in hearing more, and how you can expose your organisation to an audience in the millions? Contact us now!

Sponsorship packages start at £10,000 +VAT.

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