The Scottish Apprenticeship Awards celebrate the achievements of outstanding apprentices and employers. Nominations are now closed and finalists will be announced in August.
The finalists for each category have been chosen.
Celebrating the achievements of school students who took part in a foundation apprenticeship.
Open to former Modern Apprentices who continue to champion the Apprenticeship programme.
Celebrating the dedication and commitment of Level 2 Modern Apprentices.
Awarding the achievements of Level 3 Modern Apprentices.
Recognising outstanding Modern Apprentices at Level 4 or above.
Celebrating businesses with 10 employees or fewer who show a strong commitment to the Apprenticeship programme.
Recognising the achievements of businesses with 11 to 249 employees within the Apprenticeship programme.
Showcasing the commitment of businesses with more than 250 employees to the Apprenticeship programme.
Recognising the commitment to the Apprenticeship programme from public sector employers.
Showcasing employers who embrace equality and diversity in their Apprenticeship programme.
This year's awards take place on 16 November, 2017 at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow.
Want a ticket? You can register now.
Arnold Clark are this year's Principal sponsor for the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards 2017.
QA is on board as a sponsor for 2017.
Diageo is sponsoring the Apprentice of the Year - Level 2 category.
SQA are sponsoring the Large Employer of the Year.
Year of Young People 2018 are sponsoring the Apprentice Ambassador of the Year.
The Centre for Work Based Learning is sponsoring the Apprentice of the Year - Level 4 category.