2. How to make a nomination
Nominees are considered for an award the year after they’re nominated.
Submit your nomination by midnight on 15 September 2017 to make sure your group is considered for the 2018 awards.
You must be independent of the group you’re nominating. Read the guidance notes before making your nomination.
Support for your nomination
When you nominate a group you also need letters from 2 people who support your nomination and are independent from the group you’re nominating - for example:
- someone who benefits from the group’s work
- someone who’s aware of the group’s work
The letters must include:
- how the group helps the local community
- how you know the group
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need help with your nomination, or need to find out more about the award.
You must make your nomination on the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service website.