Nominations will open on 15th May 2017.

Charities can be nominated by supporters and/or staff (link to nomination form).

Once a charity receives a nomination, an information form (link to information form) will be sent to the nominations charity for them to approve and pursue the nomination.

Nominations will close on 15th August and all information should be received by this date to allow it to be compiled and sent to our judging panel.

Our judging panel will be made up of all the event sponsors and supporters and due to the different skill sets will look at all applications and nominations from different perspectives.  The reasons and stories will be studied but they will also be looking at your charitable accounts and governance.

The shortlist process will take place between 16th August and 15th September with finalists being announced on 18th September.

Winners will then be announced at the Gala Final which takes place in the Marriott Hotel on Thursday 2nd November.

Terms & Conditions

  1. Charities must be registered and have an SCO number
  2. Charities can only compete in a maximum of 2 categories and if nominated in more than this must choose their preference
  3. Finalist charities must have representation at the Gala Final (complimentary tickets available thanks to our sponsors)
  4. Dates for submission information (as above) must be adhered to

The judges decisions are final.