Winning in The Investors in People Awards will show people across the world that you put people above all else, and you’re seeing amazing results because of it!

We’re continuing to monitor the impact that COVID-19 is having on the world, and in particular, events.

At this time we can’t guarantee that we’ll be able to host our ceremony at Old Billingsgate in November, but what we can guarantee is that there will be winners, and those winners will still be getting our coveted trophy!

So, make sure you work hard on those entries, because we can’t wait to read all of your amazing stories and celebrate all of your successes!


June 1 – Entries open
August 14 – Entries close
September 10 – Shortlist announced  
TBC – 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. 

Click on any of the categories to download a Word document version for you to draft your entry.

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!

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 the entry close date to submit your supporting statement.

Need some help with your entry?

We’ve partnered with Boost Awards, who’ve helped organisations to win over 1,400 awards.

Have a read of their ‘Top Tips’ when it comes to writing an entry for The Investors in People Awards 2020

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.”

But wait, there's more!

We are delighted that all of our hard work is paying off!

The Investors in People Awards has been shortlisted for Best Experience on the Night and Best Development of an Existing Award in the Awards Awards 2020.

Just in case you needed convincing that we really are the best awards programme to be involved in!


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