Get your Excellence in Education nomination in for the Bedford Independent Awards

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The nominations for this year’s Bedford Independent Awards – in partnership with the Harpur Trust – are flooding in, so don’t miss the chance to nominate your local everyday hero or why not put yourself forward?

Our Excellence in Education award, sponsored by Bedford School,  recognises excellence in the education sector.

This could be a teacher who is making a real difference, a training provider which has helped students gain valuable experience or a group of volunteers who give young people new opportunities to learn.

Applications need to show how they have made a difference to the lives of young people.

Read: Bedford Independent Awards to celebrate Bedford’s everyday heroes

Everyone who is shortlisted will be invited to the ceremony on 23 April at The Quarry Theatre in the heart of Bedford.

The winners will be invited to collect their framed award certificate plus, as a thank you for their achievements, they will receive a voucher to spend at The Bedford Swan Hotel.

Each successful shortlisted nominee and their guest will be invited to the informal awards ceremony taking place in the beautiful surroundings of the Quarry Theatre.

Download a word version of the nomination form here

Download a .pdf version of the nomination form here

James Hodgson, Headmaster said “Bedford School is honoured to be hosting this year’s Bedford Independent Awards.

“The awards are a wonderful opportunity to celebrate extraordinary individuals and groups in Bedford whose hard work, dedication and generosity help make Bedford a great town in which to live and work.

“We are proud to be part of such an active, lively and engaged local community, and look forward to supporting the town in recognising its many local heroes.”

Nominating is simple and all completed forms should be emailed to admin@bedfordindependent.co.uk by Friday 28 February – now extended until 10 March 2020

What are you waiting for?  Let’s get celebrating Bedford’s everyday heroes.

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