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We are grateful to our award sponsors, many of whom have been longstanding partners of the Awards. Through their support of the AoC Beacon Awards, they demonstrate their commitment to the college sector, promoting innovation and spotlighting best practice.

Our sponsors are central to the success and the high regard that the awards enjoy; they provide valuable advice on award categories and criteria and take an active role in the assessment process.

AoC champions colleges to train and educate the future workforce, supporting every young person and adult to attain and maintain the skills they will need throughout their lives, contributing to social mobility and economic productivity. We work with a range of partners who are aligned with our values and aims, helping to positively impact the Further Education sector and changing the lives of those who study in colleges.

Partners have a wide range of opportunities to engage with in each of our key priorities from projects, programmes and events.

If you are interested in finding out more about becoming a partner contact

Athena Fisher - Senior Business Development Manager

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Dipal Shah - Partnerships Manager

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