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Skills and Learning Award

The award

Education is a lifelong pursuit that can bring new skills and understanding to the things we do in our lives. The Skills and Learning Award recognises a person with learning disabilities who has worked hard to develop their skills and take their knowledge to a new level.

Helpful information

For this category, the judges will be looking for nominations which fit the following criteria:

  • Demonstrate what new skill the person has learned and how they use this skill regularly to enjoy life in new ways
  • Describe the setting that the person is using their new skill in and provide evidence of the benefits
  • Tell us if the person has been able to share this new skill and learning with others.

Keep in touch

The deadline for nominations has now passed. If you submitted a nomination, we will be in touch with you on the week beginning Monday 12th March 2018. If you have any questions about the nomination process, please email awards@scld.co.uk or call 0141 248 3733.