CDN College Awards 2021

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We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the CDN College Awards 2021!

The Awards recognise the talent, innovation and achievement demonstrated by our colleges, their staff and their learners.

The winners will be announced at a celebration ceremony at
Radisson Blu, Glasgow on Thursday 9 December 2021.
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Thanks to all who submitted entries and congratulations to the following shortlisted colleges:

Gold Sponsors:

College Colleague of the Year Award

  • Lindsay Henderson – North Highland College UHI
  • Sophy Mitchell – Dundee and Angus College
  • Joe Rafferty – West College Scotland
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College Community Learning Award

  • Ayrshire College – The Peer Programme
  • Glasgow Clyde College – Gift Tech: Breaking Down Digital Barriers
  • West College Scotland – West College Scotland and West Dunbartonshire Council Community Learning Partnership
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Digital Learning Award

  • Edinburgh College – Journal of a Plague Year and Passenger 2021
  • New College Lanarkshire – Virtual Autodesk Digital Construction Challenge
  • West Highland College UHI, North Highland College UHI and Inverness College UHI – Virtual Schools, Virtually Anywhere
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Employer Connections Award

  • Borders College – Scottish Racing Academy
  • South Lanarkshire College – Building Future Skills
  • West Lothian College – A national response to supporting keyworkers at risk of unemployment
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Health and Wellbeing Award

  • Fife College – In-cell Learning in Lockdown
  • West College Scotland – Inspirational Lockdown Support
  • West Lothian College – The Man Cave
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Inclusive College Award

  • Ayrshire College – Rockpool Podcast
  • Edinburgh College – Supporting Unaccompanied Young People
  • Perth College UHI –  Cyber Security Skills Development Programme
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Innovation Award

  • City of Glasgow College – Aquabot – diving into underwater innovation
  • Fife College – Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring
  • West Lothian College – A national response to supporting key workers at risk of unemployment

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Learning and Teaching Colleague of the Year Award

  • Isobel Donald – West College Scotland
  • Katy MacDonald – West Highland College UHI
  • Mercedes Richardson – Glasgow Clyde College
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Marketing and Communications Award

  • City of Glasgow College – Get (on-line) Ready for College
  • Dundee and Angus College – Co-creating Student Comms @D&A
  • West College Scotland – A Safe and Supported Return to Study

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Skills Development Award

  • Dundee and Angus College – Embedding Meta (and meta-level) Skills @D&A
  • Fife College – Skills for Positive Health and Wellbeing
  • Glasgow Kelvin College – Glasgow Kelvin College and Young Enterprise Scotland Partnership

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Student of the Year Award

  • Tiffany Burnett – North East Scotland College
  • Violet Hejazi – City of Glasgow College
  • Aaron Hume – West Lothian College
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Sustainability Action Award

  • City of Glasgow College – No PlanetB – A student led strategy to put sustainability first
  • Dumfries & Galloway College – Leading the way – Net Zero D&G
  • Dundee and Angus College – Period Positive – No Period Plastics @ D&A
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Judges’ Award

This award recognises the very best overall submission voted by the judges

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College Awards Shortlist Summary Booklet

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