Bristol Teaching Awards

The Bristol Teaching Awards (BTAs) recognise and celebrate individual staff and teams (both academic and professional services) who have made an outstanding contribution to teaching, the provision of support for students' learning, and/or enhancement of the student learning experience.


Award categories and nomination criteria

Students and staff are invited to nominate in a range of individual and team award categories. We strongly advise reading each award's categories nomination criteria by clicking the links below and considering the nomination principles before placing nominations. Guidance for nominators also provides top tips to make your nominations stand out. The 2024 award categories include:

Nomination principles

  • Nominations are anonymous 
  • Self-nominations are not eligible 
  • Winners from the past 3 years are not eligible for shortlisting 
  • Duplicate nominations will be ignored 
  • Read Guidance for nominators for more info  

BTA Timeline 2024

4 March, 9am - Nominations open.

25 March, 9am - Nominations close.

15 April – Nominations announced (nominees will be notified by email).

13 May – Shortlist announced.

5 June – Winners announced. 

Previous winners

See how winners felt about being given a Bristol Teaching Award. 

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