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The transformed UK Athena Swan Charter FAQs: Award length and extensions

The answers to some frequently asked questions about various aspects of the transformed UK Athena Swan charter.

How long will my award last in the future?

Under the transformed charter, all Athena Swan awards will last for five years from the date of your award results letter.

Can I get an extension to my award so that I can use the new form?

Yes, please get in touch with the team to see how we can support you to use the new forms.

For further information or advice about how any of these developments affect you personally, please get in touch with the Charters team who can be reached by emailing: