FAQs

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What is the deadline to submit an entry to the Nursery World Awards 2017?

You must submit your entry by 5pm 26th May 2017
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How much does it cost to enter?

For Nursery World subscribers it is free to enter.
For non-subscribers it is £35 + VAT.
Organisations entering the equipment categories will be charged £70 + VAT
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Is there a late entry fee if I don’t submit before the deadline?

Entries received after the deadline date will be subjected to a £35 late entry fee.
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May I enter more than one category?

Yes. You may enter as many categories as you see fit. We do recommend that you cater each entry to the specific category for which it is intended.
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Can I submit supporting material?

You are able to send in support material and the judges encourage you to do so as the physical example of your design can really boost your entry. Physical support material should be sent into:

Martha Bradbury
Nursery World Awards 2017
The Mark Allen Group
St Jude's Church
Dulwich Road
London
SE24 0PB
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What happens after I have submitted my entries?

Once you have submitted your entries they will be processed by the awards team, ready for judging. Judging takes place in June and the shortlist will be announced shortly after.
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When is the awards presentation?

The awards ceremony will take place on the 23rd September at the Brewery, London.
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Who can enter the awards?

Any organisations or individuals from the United Kingdom only can enter the awards.
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Can I enter the same project as I entered into the 2016 Nursery World Awards?

Projects previously entered into the Nursery World Awards may be submitted for this year's Awards, provided it can be evidenced that further improvements to performance have been achieved since 1st January 2016.
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Can I cancel my entry?

You may cancel your entry and withdraw it from the awards one month before the entry deadline with no charge. After the one month deadline has passed you will be charged the full entry amount. If you wish to withdraw your entries you will need to write to Elizabeth Jamieson confirming this using the following address;

Martha Bradbury
Nursery World Awards 2017
The Mark Allen Group
St Jude's Church
Dulwich Road
London
SE24 0PB
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Are there sponsorship opportunities?

There is the opportunity to sponsor the awards. For more information please contact Jacki Rosendale:

Email: jacki.rosendale@markallengroup.com
Phone: 020 7501 6698
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How will I know whether my organisation has been shortlisted?

The full shortlist will be published on this website in July. You will also receive confirmation by email at this time.
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How can I buy tickets to the ceremony?

Tickets will be on sale in July 2017
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What is your cancellation policy?

Please click here to read our terms and conditions