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.
2019 Winners Announced
1st July - 12th July
July - August
Organisations from across the UK gathered to celebrate the growing social mobility movement at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square. We celebrated the initiatives that have been most successful in advancing the cause and issued a call to action for greater commitment and collaboration.
An interview with Wendy Lyons, Chartered Business Psychologist and Director at Human Assets Ltd. Wendy has been on the judging panel for the UK Social Mobility Awards for the last two years and offers a unique perspective on what organisations can do differently to advance the social mobility agenda.
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Through Movement to Work, their flagship work experience programme, @DWP go above & beyond to increase #socialmobility, having supported 1,668 young people in 18/19. We are delighted to recognise them as our #SOMOs19 'Leadership of the Year' winner, sponsored by @Police_Now. pic.twitter.com/OVcZRwZ2XH