Please see answers to some frequently asked questions below. If your question is not answered here, please get in touch with the awards team on 020 3874 9219, who will be happy to help.

How much does it cost to enter?

Entry is free.

When do entries close?

Entries close at midnight on Thursday the 2nd of November

How many entries may I submit?

There is no limit on the number of entries you may submit. However you should avoid duplicate entries across multiple categories where possible.

Can I submit supporting evidence?

Yes, although this must be restricted to two pages. Please remember it is the details you provide within the main part of your entry that will form the core material to be judged.

What happens after I have submitted my entries?

Once you have submitted your entries they will be processed by the awards team, ready for judging. Once the judging has taken place in November, we will announce a shortlist and invite those on the shortlist to an awards ceremony in Wiltshire on 23 March 2018.

Who are the judges?

Click here to view our judging panel

When are the winners announced?

The winners are announced at a ceremony on March 23 2018, in Wiltshire. If you are shortlisted, you will be invited to attend this special event, so keep the date free in your diary.

Do I have to pay to attend the ceremony?

No, if you are a finalist you will receive a VIP invitation for two guests free of charge. You may purchase additional tickets if you wish more than two people to attend.

Are there sponsorship opportunities

There is the opportunity to sponsor the awards. For more information please contact Jane Kennedy:
Email: jane.kennedy@markallengroup.com
Phone: 01722 717 018

How will I know whether my organisation has been shortlisted?

We will contact all nominated entrants for the 2018 Awards in November. You will also receive confirmation by email.