Get involved

We welcome engagement and support from anyone working in skills, adult education and beyond.

There are a range of ways you can get involved in Festival of Learning campaign.

Nominations and award winners

Each year in November, we open nominations for our awards.

We look for individuals, providers, tutors and employers that have used the power of adult education to transform their lives and the lives of others.

Nominations for Festival of Learning 2023 are now closed.

Do you know anyone worthy of an award? Stay tuned for updates on Festival of Learning 2024.

Lifelong Learning Week

Lifelong Learning Week is an annual week of activity taking place across England in early November.

Lifelong Learning Week brings together work from across Learning and Work Institute and beyond, to engage a wide range of stakeholders and raise the profile of lifelong learning.

Lifelong Learning Week 2023 will run from Monday 6 November to Friday 10 November. Discover more about our plans for 2023.


There are a range of ways for organisations to sponsor the campaign, from awards to events.