Promoting world-class excellence and chievement through The Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education


Timetable for the 2016-18 (twelfth) round

Invitation to enter the round plus Entry Document with guidance on criteria and application requirements sent to heads of eligible institutions         

Early October 2016

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF ENTRIES                                                                                            
Thursday 30 March 2017  

Assessment of entries                                                                                                       
April – September 2017
(The Trust may ask institutions for further information about the content of their entries from about mid May 2017)

Awards Council makes recommendations to the Prime Minister for advice to The Queen

Late September 2017

Heads of Prize-winning institutions notified in confidence                                                                                
October 2017 (PROVISIONAL)

Reception and public announcement of the Prize-winners at St. James’s Palace                
November 2017 (PROVISIONAL)

National celebration banquet at Guildhall City of London                                                  
Late February 2018 (date to be announced in due course) 

Presentation of The Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education                                                                    
Late February 2018 (date to be announced in due course)