Clinical Excellence Awards: application guidance

Application guidance for the 2019 national Clinical Excellence Awards round.


Assessors' guide

Employers' guide

Nominators' guide


The applicants’ guide is for NHS consultants and academic GPs applying for a new or renewed award.

The assessors’ guide is for anyone assessing applications for a national clinical excellence award.

The employers’ guide is to help employers who are supporting an application for an award.

The nominators’ guide is for:

  • any individual or professional body who is supporting an application with a citation
  • national nominating bodies and specialist societies who are supporting and ranking applications for new awards
Published 9 February 2018
Last updated 25 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated with guidance for the 2019 awards round.
  2. First published.