Welcome to the 1st East Midlands
Charity Awards

For the first time, East Midlands charities, social enterprise, volunteers groups and not-for-profit organisations now have an opportunity to be celebrated and recognised for their outstanding contributions to their communities. The awards have been created to shout about all the great things charities have been doing in the East Midlands.

Who can be nominated?

With 14 categories, the awards welcomes entries from Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Lincolnshire. Applicants can make as many applications as they wish and may enter up to five different categories where applicable.

Deadline for Entries

Friday 1st March 2019

We welcome nominations from Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Lincolnshire.

Awards Objectives

  • To promote and raise awareness and profiles for our charities and not-for-profit organisations.
  • To honour, recognise, celebrate and promote outstanding professionals and best practices within our charities.
  • The awards are aimed at recognising and showing appreciation to charities, social leaders and individuals across the sector who have made a positive impact; giving opportunities, refuge, care and guidance for some of our community’s most affected.

Key Dates

Nominations Open (Free to Apply)

Monday 24th September 2018

Deadline for Nominations

Friday 1st March 2019

Late Entry Deadline (£50 late fee)

Friday 8th March 2019

Judging Process

W/C 18th March 2019

Finalists Notified

Wednesday 17th April 2019

Awards Dinner & Ceremony

Thursday 27th June 2019