2nd July 2020
' Nominations open '
5th July 2020
' NHS's 72nd birthday '
1st September 2020
' Nominations close '
23rd November 2020
' Shortlist announced '
7th July 2021
' Awards ceremony '


The NHS Parliamentary Awards do not cost the NHS anything to run and are the only free awards programme in health and care. This is thanks to the kind support of our esteemed partners:

Fujifilm UK - Headline Partner

The NHS Rising Star Award

For over 80 years, FUJIFILM has relied on innovation and leading-edge proprietary technologies to build a vast portfolio of products across a broad spectrum of industries from photography to biopharmaceuticals to medical diagnostics and devices. In med-tech, FUJIFILM is a pioneer in medical imaging, mammography, in vitro diagnostics and point-of-care testing, and are working to advance the application of artificial intelligence in healthcare IT. A key partner to the NHS and the private sector in the UK, FUJIFILM’s clinically proven products and technologies are constantly evolving to help healthcare professionals perform more effectively and efficiently. FUJIFILM never stop building on its history of innovation to make the world a better place.

"We have nothing but admiration for the NHS and those who work in it, alongside it and support it – and we are proud to again sponsor the NHS Parliamentary Awards in 2020. As an organisation, Fujifilm exists to improve and enhance the quality of life of people around the world, and we are excited to learn about and celebrate the many examples of excellence, care, compassion and innovation in the NHS that shine through MPs nominations."

Yoshitaka Nakamura, Managing Director, FUJIFILM UK Ltd


Assura plc

The Excellence in Primary Care Award 

Assura plc is a healthcare property specialist with more than 575 primary care buildings across the country – in which more than 500 GP practices operate and from which more than five million patients are served. We offer a full service to GPs, primary care networks and NHS Trusts: investing in, managing and developing premises on our mission to create outstanding spaces for health services in our communities. Our grants programme works through our buildings to support local health projects, from pop-up cafes and volunteer transport schemes to befriending projects, walking groups and community allotments.

“We’re inspired every day by the professionals we meet and support in primary care, so we’re really looking forward to this year’s nominations and stories of innovation and commitment to the experiences patients have, and their access to health services.”

Jonathan Murphy, CEO, Assura plc


Lloyds Banking Group

The Excellence in Mental Health Care Award

Lloyds Banking Group has served the UK through our products and services for more than 250 years, across every community and millions of households.

We launched our partnership with Mental Health UK in January 2017, with the aim of raising £4 million over two years. Colleagues and customers quickly exceeded expectations, raising an astonishing £8.6 million in that time and smashing our original ambition. Total funds now exceed £11 million as the partnership continues.

"We are proud to be working with Mental Health UK to promote awareness of mental health, and to support the Excellence in Mental Health Care Award 2020. Tackling this issue will not only make a big difference to the productivity and prosperity of the country, but most importantly, to people’s lives and well-being."

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