The following awards lie outside the gift of Council.
- The Institute of Physics Branches prize
Awarded by the Nations and Branches Committee
- The Teachers of Physics Award
Awarded by the Education Board
- The Best Practice in Professional Development awards
Awarded by the institute's Professional Standards committee
- The Very Early Career Woman Physicist of the Year award
Awarded by the Women in Physics Group
- IOP-STFC Award for Physics Journalism
Awarded by the Institute of Physics and the Science and Technology Facilities Council.
The Institute undertakes the administration of, and collates the nominations for, the Kenneth John Button Medal but plays no part in the selection procedure.