The NEU has established the Annie Higdon award to acknowledge and celebrate the work members do to challenge sexism and build women’s activity in the union.
The award will be presented to the NEU union learning rep (ULR) for making a difference and changing people's lives through union learning.
Judging criterias for the NEU representative and officer awards 2019
The nominations for the representative and officer awards for 2019/20 are now closed. These awards are designed to recognise the contribution made by NEU representative and officers.
The National Union of Teachers established the Blair Peach Award (BPA) in March 2010. The award is named after the past president of East London NUT who was murdered during an anti-racist demonstration in Southall, London on 23 April 1979.