Macmillan Professionals Excellence Awards

Find out how Macmillan acknowledges the hard work our professionals do each year through the Macmillan Professionals Excellence Awards.

About the Macmillan Professionals Excellence Awards

Our awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding contribution Macmillan professionals make to cancer services. The work of Macmillan professionals is vital to improving the lives of people living with cancer, and we want them to know how much they are valued.

This year's awards ceremony

This year’s winners were announced at a ceremony held at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole on Thursday 8 November 2018. The ceremony, hosted by journalist and broadcaster Victoria Derbyshire, was attended by 450 health and social care professionals and guests.

View photos from the 2018 awards ceremony, and find out about our winners below.

2018 award winners and finalists

  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2018

    This prestigious award recognises one individual’s tireless and inventive contribution to the development of cancer care over the course of their career.

  • Macmillan Fellowship 2018

    Macmillan fellowships are awarded to professionals who have set the highest standards in their area of work. Fellows gain access to increased learning and development opportunities and also contribute strategically to Macmillan’s work.

  • Innovation Excellence Award 2018

    The Innovation Excellence Award is awarded to individuals and teams who have shown forward thinking in developing a new product or service.

  • Integration Excellence Award 2018

    The Integration Excellence Award is awarded to individuals and teams who have successfully developed integrated cancer care services.

  • Service Improvement Excellence Award 2018

    This category celebrates the people and teams whose vision and commitment have led to tangible, lasting improvements in the quality of services offered to people affected by cancer.

  • Excellence Awards finalists 2018

    Choosing our winners from such an amazing and inspiring selection of people wasn’t easy. We'd like to congratulate all of our finalists for the fantastic work they do to support people living with cancer.