The NEUPC has introduced ‘COUP Procurement Awards’ which will take place during the Gala Dinner on 5th September as part of the Conference on University Purchasing being held between 3-5th September.

The awards will recognise excellence and celebrate the achievements of university procurement professionals and teams.

The Award categories are;

1. Outstanding University Procurement Team

2. Sustainable Procurement Initiative

3. Innovative Procurement Award

4. Emerging Talent - Apprentice Award

5. Sustainable Supplier Award

6. Lifetime Achievement Award

It is free to enter, and applications are open to all UK Higher Education Institutions that are members of one of the UK Higher Education Purchasing Consortia.

For full information see here

Please note the closing date for nominations for the COUP 2019 - HE Procurement Awards is Friday 14 June 2019.