HPMA Excellence in HRM Awards 2020

We are now in our 30th year of the HPMA Excellence Awards and we are looking forward to another great year.

This year there are 16 categories to enter by 18 February – to enter you must be an HPMA member (individual, commercial or corporate). To take a look at the categories download the information sheet here. To enter go to https://hpma.awardsplatform.com/ 

Before you enter take a look at the Winners’ guide 2019 for some inspiration! And download our Guide to writing a winning entry.

We are delighted to have the support of so many organisations, our sincere thanks to NHS England, NHS Improvement, Health Education and Improvement Wales, Social Partnership Forum, Academi Wales, Patchwork, Capsticks, Neyber, Mills&Reeve, DAC Beachcroft, HealthSectorTalent, Chamberlain Dunn Learning and University of Bradford.

We know there is an incredible amount of good practice to share across our membership – we can’t wait to see your projects!

Entry deadline

All entries must be submitted on the awards platform by 5pm 18 February 2020. There can be no extension to the deadline this year under any circumstances as the judging day is in March.

Judging day

The judging day will be held on Friday 27 March 2020 at DAC Beachcroft Offices in London. All entrants should save the date!

The Awards ceremony

The 2020 HPMA Excellence in HRM Awards ceremony is a black tie celebration held on 4 June on the evening of day one of the National Conference at the Crowne Plaza, Belfast. Finalist projects receive 2 free tickets to the ceremony. Further tickets can be bought by contacting Rachael@chamberdunn.co.uk

Opening reception

The pre-dinner reception will take place in the venue from 6.30pm. Enjoy a few pre-event drinks with fellow finalists, network with invited guests before the big show.

Awards celebration dinner

Guests will enjoy a three-course gourmet dinner with wine.

Awards ceremony

The winners will be announced from approximately 9.30 – 10.45pm.

After party

Keep the celebration going by taking to the dancefloor with music or networking in the bar, until 1.00am.

Who will be there?

Attendees include finalists and their guests, HPMA members, judges, sponsors and special invited attendees. Honour your team, network with HR professionals, and above all, have a night to remember.

Accommodation for guests

If you have not booked a conference and accommodation package with us we recommend booking directly with the relevant hotel chain –  (see conference info)