NORTH HAMPSHIRE INSPIRE AWARDS KEY DATES & GUIDELINES
All entries for the North Hampshire INSPIRE awards will be handled in the strictest confidence and will not be made available to any party not involved in judging the awards.
ENTRIES OPEN 11th May & CLOSE 14th September
JUDGING ROUND ONE: September
FINALISTS ANNOUNCED & JUDGING ROUND TWO: October
AWARDS CEREMONY: 22nd November
Entries for the INSPIRE business awards will close on midnight 14th September.
Judging takes place in September when finalists from each category are chosen.
Finalists will then have a 30-minute meeting with judges, at their establishment.
Finalists visit dates are Friday 12th October and Monday 15th October. Finalists must be available to meet the judges.
The INSPIRE business awards judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
Due to the number of entries, feedback on individual entries cannot be given.
Each entry has a 1000 word limit, this is split across each of the questions.
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Finalists and winners must be willing to talk to the media about their business achievements.
To enter the awards your business must pay business rates to one of the following local authorities:
- Test Valley Borough Council
- Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
- Rushmoor Borough Council
- Hart District Council
Thanks for entering and good luck!
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