Frequently asked Questions

How can I make a nomination?

Making a nomination is easy, simply fill in a nomination form.

Who can apply and make nominations?

The National Service User Awards are for those accessing mental health, learning disability and autism services nationwide. Nominations must be for service user led projects from these services, but can be made by staff or service users. Most nominations in the past have been submitted by staff – so it would be great to see more nominations made by service users.

What is the deadline for nominations?

The deadline for making nominations for the 2021 awards Friday 18th June 2021.

When will I find out if my entry has made the final?

Notifications will be sent out to all successful finalists by the end of July. Notification will be by email to the email address provided for contact on the nomination form.

What sort of projects are the judges looking for?

All sorts! To see the kind of projects that have previously been nominated and which have won please visit the previous winners page.