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The Third Sector Awards are open to all UK based registered charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations. There are also a number of categories open to communications agencies, law firms and corporates who support the sector.

The entry you submit in this phase is the only evidence that will accompany your submission throughout the judging process. This includes the additional 200-word summary required by the system at the time of submission. Your written submission should be no more than the specific word limit which you will be required to copy and paste directly into the appropriate fields within the entry system. 

Key Dates

Earlybird entry deadline: Thursday 28 May 2020
Entry deadline: Thursday 16 July 2020
Shortlist announced: Thursday 3 September 2020
Virtual ceremony: 5pm on Wednesday 7 & Thursday 8 October 2020


The winners will be announced across two virtual award ceremonies, commencing at 5pm on Wednesday 7 and Thursday 8 October. Further details on the divisions of categories across the two days will be announced in the coming months.

Winners Gallery 2019

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