Manchester Science Festival has been shortlisted and commended for several awards. Below is a list of these awards with links to more information about the awards.
Winner: Large Tourism Event of the Year
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Recognition of Distinction (for Seeking Perfection in partnership with the University of Manchester, Nowgen and Contact Theatre)
European Competition for Best Innovations in University Outreach and Public Engagement
Selected from over 100 entries there were 3 competition winners and 3 recognition of distinction awards. These awards are part of a two-year project funded by the EC to inform our understanding of how universities can best develop policies to build the University of Tomorrow.
Shortlisted: Large Tourism Event of the Year
Manchester Tourism Awards 2011
The Manchester Tourism Awards celebrates tourism excellence across Greater Manchester.
Shortlisted: Best Low Budget Campaign
How-Do Public Services Communications Awards
The How-Do Public Services Communications Awards celebrate excellence in public service communication across the North and the Midlands.