3. Enterprise promotion awards

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion is for individual people who have played an important role in promoting enterprise skills and supporting entrepreneurs.

This could be by:

  • giving up their time to help potential entrepreneurs in education or in starting a business
  • working in education, training or youth work to help provide others with enterprise skills

How to enter

Online entry form

You must submit the application online.

Guidance notes

You can download guidance notes and sample entry forms from the Queen’s Awards website.

What you need to know

Entries are by nomination only. You can’t nominate yourself for an award.

Read the guidance notes for the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion.

Submit your entry between 21 April and the last working day of September every year.

There is no entry fee.

Queen’s Awards Helpline
Telephone: 020 7215 6880
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How the winners are decided

The judging panel makes a recommendation to the Prime Minister’s Advisory Committee. The committee then makes a final recommendation to Her Majesty the Queen, who decides the winners.

Winners receive an engraved crystal chalice and are invited to a reception at Buckingham Palace. The award is for life.