Welcome to the UK Social Mobility Awards where we will recognise & celebrate the achievements of businesses and organisations across the country in their work of advancing social mobility.

We have a grand ambition that social mobility becomes embedded within business and organisational procedures, so that we finally make leaps forward in ensuring that every child in the country has a chance to succeed, no matter the income of their parents.

KEY DATES

January 6th

2020 SOMOs
WEBSITE LAUNCH
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26th June

ENTRY DEADLINE

July

JUDGING DAYS

March 10th

SOCIAL MOBILITY
BUSINESS SEMINAR

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June 29th to July 10th

SHORTLISTING

8th October

AWARDS NIGHT

27th April

NOMINATIONS OPEN

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13th July

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

January 6th

2020 SOMOs
WEBSITE LAUNCH

27th April

NOMINATIONS OPEN

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June 29th to July 10th

SHORTLISTING

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13th July

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

March 10th

SOCIAL MOBILITY
BUSINESS SEMINAR

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26th June

ENTRY DEADLINE

July

JUDGING DAYS

8th October

AWARDS NIGHT

NEWS

The Social Mobility Business Seminar 2020: Key Takeaways

The Social Mobility Business Seminar 2020: Key Takeaways

Social Mobility Business Seminar  The second Social Mobility Business Seminar was held on Tuesday 10th March, at the Royal Society of Medicine in central London. As the first event of the fourth year of the UK Social Mobility Awards (SOMOs), in association with...

Key Findings Report for the 2019 UK Social Mobility Awards Launched

Key Findings Report for the 2019 UK Social Mobility Awards Launched

Making The Leap associatesWe are excited to bring you Leading the Charge | How leading UK organisations are supporting social mobility, a report on the findings from the 2019 SOMOs. Last year’s initiative built on the success of previous years, with a 30% increase in...

“Every school should have an aspirations coordinator.” Thoughts from the inaugural ‘School/College of the Year’ winners, Southmoor Academy

“Every school should have an aspirations coordinator.” Thoughts from the inaugural ‘School/College of the Year’ winners, Southmoor Academy

Southmoor Academy, based in Sunderland, won the inaugural ‘School/College of the Year’ award at the UK Social Mobility Awards 2019. This interview with their Aspirations Coordinator, Claire Ungley, discusses their strategy for social mobility and why gaining national recognition is vital for building momentum for the UK-wide movement.

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An engaging chat with Dagenham and Rainham MP @JonCruddas_1, who shares his thoughts on #socialmobility, #education and more.🧑🏻‍🎓 Go check out the episode on @socialmobpod to find out more: socialmobility.fm/jon-cruddas… pic.twitter.com/x32S5t45oe

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