Make your nomination

Nominations are now closed for The East Kent Apprenticeships Awards 2019.

We want to hear about the amazing work taking place in business and organisations across Ashford, Folkestone & Hythe, Canterbury, Thanet, Swale and Dover districts.

Is there an Apprentice in your team adding real value, whose drive and determination to succeed and make the most of their opportunity inspires you?

Have you worked with businesses or organisations setting the standard for Apprenticeships, offering a gold standard within East Kent, the wider county and the rest of the UK on how things should be done?

Do you know of someone who champions Apprenticeships in East Kent, helping to raise awareness of the benefits they potentially bring to the 16,000+ people who embark on them county-wide each year. Know an Apprenticeship innovator, groundbreaker or game changer? Select a category below and tell us their story.

These awards are a celebration of the best of Kent, inspiring stories about people, businesses and public sector teams who are making a difference, creating opportunities, building skills and growing knowledge

To enter the awards, please complete the form below, taking care to select just one nominated category per entry. In no more than 250 words tell us about the person or organisation, explaining how they are making a difference or going the extra mile. Please indicate the level of Apprenticeship in your nomination, where relevant.

You are permitted to make more than one entry if you wish to nominate people or businesses for more than one category.

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*Please note that we do suggest that your nominee knows that you are nominating them.

Nominated Category


Public sector organisation of the yearBusiness of the Year – Construction and EngineeringBusiness of the Year – Hospitality and RetailBusiness of the Year – Science and manufacturingBusiness of the Year – Business administrationBusiness of the Year – Health and Beauty



Apprentice of the year – Public sectorApprentice of the year - Construction and EngineeringApprentice of the Year – Hospitality and RetailApprentice of the Year – Science and manufacturingApprentice of the Year – Business administrationApprentice of the Year – Health and Beauty


East Kent Apprenticeship Champion of the Year

Reason for nomination