The NDNA Awards 2024 are now open for entries!

The NDNA Awards 2024 now launched! Submit your nominations before 31 January 2024.

Browse our 2024 award categories

NEW! Excellence in Additional Needs Award

Settings excelling in meeting the needs of children with additional needs
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NEW! Learning Through Play: Outstanding Baby Room Practitioner Award

For outstanding baby room practitioners.
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Nursery of the Year Award

NDNA’s prestigious award for ultimate recognition.
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Practitioner of the Year Award

Recognising the dedication of early years practitioners.
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Community Support/Charity Fundraising Award

This award looks at your settings’ role within the wider community.
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Manager of the Year Award

Recognising the excellence of managers in early years.
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Apprentice of the Year Award

Tell us why you think an apprentice in your setting is outstanding.
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Nursery Training and Development Award

Rewarding nurseries’ commitment to setting and staff development.
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Outstanding Contribution Award

An individual that has significantly contributed to making a visible difference.
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Network of the Year Award

Celebrating the success and hard work of NDNA’s networks.
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