2017 Awards

Nominations open now!

Nominations will close at 12 noon on Friday 4 August.

Download the nomination forms for each category below and once complete, submit along with any supporting documentation to awards@oilandgasuk.co.uk


Apprentice of the Year 2017

This award recognises the apprentices making their mark in the UK oil and gas industry; those who have delivered tangible benefits to their employer – and are recognised as future leaders.

Download the nomination form for the Apprentice of the Year Award 2017 here.


Graduate of the Year 2017

This award recognises the graduates making their mark in the UK oil and gas industry; those who have delivered tangible benefits to their employer and are recognised as future leaders.

Download the nomination form for the Graduate of the Year Award 2017 here.


Mentor of the Year 2017

This award recognises the vital role mentors play in passing on their knowledge and expertise to the next generation of people in the oil and gas industry, and the extraordinary commitment of these individuals to learning and improvement across the industry.

Download the nomination form for the Mentor of the Year Award 2017 here.


Workforce Engagement 

This award recognises the outstanding steps taken by companies to involve their people, give them a voice in the organisation and develop an empowering culture, delivering tangible commercial and reputational benefits for the company.

This category is split into two sub-categories:

  • SME
  • Large Enterprise

Download the nomination form for the Workforce Engagement Award 2017 here.


Business Innovation

This award recognises a company which has enabled improved performance through innovation and efficiency initiatives, while using sustainable methods developed to safely maximise recovery from the UK Continental Shelf.

This category is split into two sub-categories:

  • SME
  • Large Enterprise

Download the nomination form for the Business Innovation Award 2017 here.


Diversity and Inclusiveness

This award recognises a company that drives improved business results through recognising and promoting the value of diverse teams and inclusive behaviours.

Download the nomination form for the Diversity and Inclusiveness Award 2017 here.


MER UK Award

This award recognises those companies whose cooperative approach and positive behaviours have helped to maximise the economic recovery of oil and gas from the UKCS. We are looking for companies who have demonstrated strong leadership in pioneering successful new ways of working that can be shared and adopted across the industry.

Download the nomination form for the MER UK Award 2017 here.


Ultimate Gold Award

All of this year’s Press & Journal Gold Award finalists will be put forward for the Ultimate Gold Award which will be judged by an independent panel.