What information is needed?

This is your opportunity to shout about the great fundraising initiatives you have done this past year. Your application can bring your campaign to life, highlighting what a difference it has made to your organisation and sector. 


Entry basics:

Within each application, you will be asked to provide the following information: 

  • Name /organisation / email / telephone number of nominator
  • Relationship to nominated organisation
  • Charity nominated
  • Campaign nominated
  • 150 word submission summery
  • Supporting image

Please note: If shortlisted, your submission summary and supporting image will be used on the National Fundraising Awards website, publications and associated materials. 


What your entry will include:

Entrants will be asked to provide a series of written answers, against certain criteria, specific to the category you are entering. You will also have the opportunity to submit supporting materials and images within your submission. 

All fields are mandatory and should there be any answers left blank, the application will not be considered by the Judges. 


General rules and criteria:

  • Entries are open to all charities working within the UK. All campaigns must have been carried out in the UK. Third parties may enter on behalf of a charity or fundraising individual, but permission must have been sought from the nominated party
  • All entries must relate to fundraising activity or campaigns which took place between 1 January 2018 and 31 December 2018
  • All submissions must be made online by 17:00 (GMT) on Wednesday 27 March 2019. Late entries will not be accepted and deadline extensions will not be granted under any circumstances. 
  • All supporting materials must also be submitted digitally. No hard copy materials will be accepted
  • Organisations may submit multiple entries for each category, however separate campaigns must be submitted as separate entries
  • By entering, you agree to the publication of any information or data included in the entry by the event organisers. By submitting this entry, it is accepted that all data is accurate and that you have sought permission for the information to be made public
  • By submitting your entry, you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions
  • Withdrawals will only be accepted in the event that information within the application is inaccurate or misleading
  • You must inform us immediately if you realise that you have submitted incorrect information
  • The judges reserve the right to re-allocate entries that (in their view) are entered in an incorrect category
  • Entries will only be judged on the basis of the information provided in the submitted material. It cannot be assumed that the judges have prior knowledge of the submitted work or campaign and external sources e.g. websites will not be accessed as part of the judging process
  • The judges’ decision is final


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