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16.02.16 - Cabinet Office Social Investment Awards

The awards recognise the impact social investment is having on communities across the UK.

The awards recognise the impact social investment is having on communities across the UK. Now entering its second year, the awards highlight the innovation and dedication of world leading social investors and enterprises, celebrating both the achievements of teams and individuals alike.

Award categories

1. Institutional Social Investment Award
Institutional investment deal or product that has created demonstrable social impact at scale.

2. New Social Investors Award
Investment deal or product that has attracted new savers and investors into the social investment market.

3. Social Entrepreneurs Investment Award
Investment deal into an early stage social organisation to create demonstrable social impact.

4. International Social Investment Award
International investor who has invested through the UK market to create social impact anywhere in the world.

5. Market Building Award
Organisation that has demonstrated innovative and diverse ways to grow the social investment market in the UK.

6. Public Service Transformation Award
Social investment deal that has delivered improved public services.

Categories 1-3 and 5-6 are open to nominations from England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Category 4 is open to individuals or organisations based anywhere in the world. Self-nomination is permissible.

The deadline for submissions is 18 March 2016. All short-listed nominees will be notified on 1 April 2016 and the award ceremony is in London on 3 May 2016.

For further information visit the Social Investment Awards website.

Source: https://socialinvestmentawards.org.uk/