Businesses are allowed to self-nominate for the above awards. Nominations must be made by 12 September 2018 by emailing completed application forms to PrideofBrentCommunityAwards@brent.gov.uk
Winners will be announced at a ceremony at Brent Civic Centre on Thursday 22nd November 2018.
The three business award categories and criteria are below:
|Award Category||Criteria||Who it is open to|
|The Responsible Business of the Year||For business operating in Brent and delivering positive benefits to Brent residents or Small – medium sized businesses. Providing social and economic benefits back into the community.||Any sized business, the business must be operating in Brent, Headquarters can be based elsewhere.|
|SME of the Year||For businesses contributing to the economic success of the borough, as well as helping to create vibrant places where people want to spend time either working, living or visiting.||Brent based small / medium sized businesses. Head-quarters and operations must be based in Brent. (Fewer than 250 employees).|
|Apprenticeship Employer of the Year||For businesses who engender good practice in the recruitment and development of apprentices.||Any employer who employs an apprentice, not including the council.|
To download the guidance and application forms, please visit https://www.brent.gov.uk/prideofbrent