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) chosen 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 2020/21 representative and officer of year award will open in Autumn 2020.
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.