16th November
Entry Deadline
7th December
Shortlists announced
3rd January
7th February
Award ceremony


All applicants must be aged 35 or under on 6 November 2018.

All entries must be for individuals only.

Entries can be submitted directly by individuals who wish to enter, or by their colleagues/clients/peers. Permission must be sought before nominating a colleague, client or peer.

All completed and returned entries will be acknowledged online upon completion. If you do not see an acknowledgement then please contact Siobhan Barlow at pro-manchester on 0161 817 3482  to confirm receipt of your entry. The organisers do not accept any responsibility for loss or damage of any entry.

Entries cost £35 and  payments must be made online at the time of entry in order for entry to be processed.

Remember to use evidence such as quotes, testimonials and statistics and not to exceed the suggested word count of 1000 words.

Please complete all sections of the form, entries that are incomplete or exceed the stated word limits will not be accepted.

All nominees must be available to attend an interview on day Thursday 3 January 2019 should their nomination be shortlisted. Shortlisted nominees will be informed of this and will receive their invitation to interview on Friday 7 December 2018.

If you need any further advice or guidance please call pro-manchester on 0161 817 3482.

pro-manchester reserve the right to extend the closing deadline, amend categories or not award categories should the standard of entries received not reach the required standard.

The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into or feedback given regarding the selection of short listed nominations or winners.

To withdraw an entry please contact Siobhan Barlow at pro-manchester on 0161 817 3481 or email siobhan.barlow@pro-manchester.co.uk

For further information on the awards please contact Siobhan Barlow on (+44) 0161 817 3482 or e-mail siobhan.barlow@pro-manchester.co.uk