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Scottish Charity Awards 2019

Now in its 13th year, the Scottish Charity Awards highlight the best, most innovative and effective charity organisations and individuals from the past year, and celebrate those who make a difference in our communities.

There are eight award categories – Charity of the Year, Charity Champion, Demonstrating Digital, Pioneering Project, Terrific Trustee, Leading Light, Celebrating Communities and Cracking Campaign – with the winners to be decided by a panel of judges and announced at a glittering awards ceremony on Friday 14 June 2019 at the EICC in Edinburgh.

All finalists will then be entered into the running for the People’s Choice Award (sponsored by Charities Aid Foundation), giving members of the public a chance to vote for their favourite finalist to win.

Key dates 

  • 25 March 2019, 5pm – Closing date for applications
  • 3 May 2019 – Finalists announced and People’s Choice public vote opens for all finalist applications
  • 17 May 2019 – People’s choice public vote closes 
  • Friday 14 June 2019 – Awards ceremony and dinner where we’ll be announcing the winners.