Nominations now open

The nominations for the 2024 National BAME Health and Care Awards is now open and will close at the end of June 2024. 


What is the National BAME Health & Care Awards?


The Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic staff and allies from across the health and care fields in making significant improvements in career development support for Black, Asian and minority ethnic staff. This includes exceptional initiatives and leadership, and the improvement of services, or access to services for people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities.

Award winners can be from any background but need to demonstrate that they have made a positive and sustainable difference to the lives of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people ie, staff, patients, and users of services or communities.


How to nominate


For further information on how to nominate, please visit  There are 17 categories to choose from:

  1. Ally of the Year
  2. Compassionate and Inclusive Leader
  3. Inspiring Diversity and Inclusion Lead
  4. Community Initiative of the Year
  5. Clinician of the Year
  6. Voluntary Sector BAME Influencer of the Year
  7. Health and Wellbeing Advocate
  8. Outstanding Achievement in Social Care
  9. Junior Doctor of the year
  10. BAME Nurse of the Year
  11. BAME Midwife of the Year
  12. Outstanding BAME Inclusion Achievement of the Year
  13. Outstanding Corporate Achievement of the Year
  14. Lifetime Achievement Award
  15. Educator of the Year
  16. Student of the Year
  17. Outstanding Community Organisation

Awards Ceremony - 26 September 2024

The National BAME Health and Care Awards Ceremony will take place on 26 September 2024.  This year, the Ceremony will be combined with a seminar/conference earlier in the day on ‘Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Social Care’. 

The venue for the Awards Ceremony will be confirmed shortly.

Who do I contact?

Stef Costa

Business Manager

Email Stef