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What Does Judging Involve?

We’re currently looking for experienced, knowledgeable and enthusiastic professionals to join our judging panels. Could this be you? Many of our judges return year after year as they value our vigorous judging process and the opportunities that judging at our Awards and being a member of The Judge Club provides.

  • Learn

    first-hand how top UK companies are enacting world-class business initiatives

  • Assess

    written entries and live presentations to determine their quality

  • Inspire

    finalists on their innovation journeys by offering useful and actionable feedback

Awards Trust Mark

By judging at our Awards, you can feel confident that you are associated with a fair, transparent and vigorous judging process. All of the Awards International Awards Programmes are assessed each year and have all achieved the highest accreditation from the Independent Awards Standards Council.

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Benefits of Being a Judge
  • Stay up to date on the latest Business initiatives
  • Network with the other judges and finalists at the Awards Finals on February 3, 2022
  • Attend the LIVE Online Awards Ceremony on February 9, 2022
  • Develop your personal and professional brand
  • Make use of exclusive promotional material, including your very own judging logo
  • Receive up to 9 CPD points
  • Become a member of The Judge Club

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Journey to Becoming a Judge

  • 1

    Express your interest

    Get in touch with our Judging Consultant, Filip Lampic to explore your judging opportunities and get answers to any questions you might have. You can contact Filip at filip@awardsinternational.com or click below to book a call!
    Book a Call
  • 2

    Have Your Application Reviewed

    As well as a call we shall review your Linkedin Profile or CV. Once you are accepted as a judge, you will choose your preference of category to score and be assigned one that best reflects your area of expertise.
  • 3

    Confirm Your Place

    Becoming a judge includes membership of The Judge Club. There are several levels of membership which offer different benefits. Organise a call with Filip (details above), complete the Apply to Judge page or visit The Judge Club website to find out more.
  • 4

    Review and Score Written Entries

    Scoring Round I of your judging, you will be allocated 5-8 written entries to assess, according to your experience and expertise.

    Our Awards Manager software makes the process very straightforward: you read the entries, then submit your scores and written comments.
  • 5

    Live Online Judging

    On February 3, 2022, at the Finals, you will conduct Scoring Round II as part of the judging panel. You will see and assess a series of 15-minute live presentations followed by 15 minutes of Q&A. After the Q&A, judges submit their scores and provide written feedback. This feedback is included in the Benchmark Report that is emailed to each finalist after the Finals.

    You will also be invited to attend the online live Awards Ceremony which will take place on February 3, where the winners will be announced.
  • 6

    Network and Connect

    Your Awards Manager app will allow you to meet and network with hundreds of professionals at the Awards Ceremony. Take this chance to expand your professional network! There will also be business focus group meetings through The Judge Club.
  • 7

    Spread the Word

    We’ll provide you with digital promotional materials so you can shout from the rooftops about your involvement in the awards! Whether on your website or social media channels, we’ll give you thetools to publicise your status as a judge.

    You will also be able to follow up on the benefits and various options through our Business and Innovation newsletter to which you can subscribe here.

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