When are entries open for Nursery World Awards 2020?

Entries are now open! Click here to submit your entry

What is the deadline to submit an entry to the Nursery World Awards 2020?

You must submit your entry by 11.59pm on 18th September 2020.


Who can enter the awards?

Any organisations or individuals from the United Kingdom only can enter the awards.


How much does it cost to enter?

It is free to apply for the awards.

Can I enter the same project as I entered into the 2019 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 2019.


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.


Can I cancel my entry?

Once submitted, you are not able to cancel your entry for the Nursery World Awards.


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.


Can I submit supporting material?

Yes! Supporting material can be uploaded online before submitting your final entry.

However, if you would like to send in any physical supporting materials, this should be sent into:

Helena Vannerley
Nursery World Awards
The Mark Allen Group
St Jude's Church
Dulwich Road
SE24 0PB

Please let us know via email to helena.vannerley@markallengroup.com if you are posting any materials


Are there sponsorship opportunities?

There is the opportunity to sponsor the awards. For more information please contact Tom Curtiss: 

Email: tom.curtiss@markallengroup.com
Phone: 020 7501 6729


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 late June and the shortlist will be announced shortly after.


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.


When is the awards presentation?

The awards ceremony will take place on the 6 February 2021 at The Brewery, London.


How can I buy tickets to the ceremony?

Tickets will be on sale in October 2020.


What is your cancellation policy?

Please click here to read our terms and conditions