Winners of the Festival of Learning


Festival of Learning is the biggest celebration of lifelong learning in England.

Our mission is to highlight the benefits of learning, celebrate achievements of adults who have used learning to transform their lives, and to encourage everyone to embrace lifelong learning.

Shortlisted award nominees announced

Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations this year! Shortlisted nominees have been announced and award winners contacted at the end of April.

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2019 award winners

Our award winner stories help show the profound effects learning can have for anyone and everyone. Read about our most recent winners here