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It is quick and easy to nominate a business or individual for a Clacks Business Award. Once you have decided on your category(ies) from the above list, you will need to fill in our entry form. The form is just a few simple questions to give us an idea of why your nominee deserves to win.
You can download the form online by clicking the ‘Enter Now’ button below.
If you have any questions regarding the entry process or require the entry form in a different format, please see the FAQ section below or get in touch via the details at the bottom of this page.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday, July 19
Business Gateway Forth Valley Manager and DigitalBoost Programme Steering Group Member
Lieutenant Colonel Johnny Stewart
Lord-Lieutenant of Clackmannanshire
Group Content Editor
Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser
Chief Officer Business Gateway National Unit
The Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser Clacks 2019 Business Awards will take place on Thursday, August 29 at the Alloa Town Hall. Tickets are now available to buy via the link below.
The evening includes a sparkling drinks reception, three-course meal, entertainment from local talent and the awards presentation. The event will be hosted by David Farrell.
Here’s what one of our 2019 winners had to say:
We had a really enjoyable evening. We were thrilled at winning the award and it will fuel the desire to enter and attend next year. Great set up overall and I can see why there are so many business' looking to go along.
Who can enter?
Anyone can submit a nomination, but nominees must be Clackmannanshire based.
Why should I enter?
By putting forward an individual or business for an award, you are helping the Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser recognise the efforts of the people and companies who drive our local economy. Those who have been shortlisted or won an award in the past have found it be a very special honour.
How do I enter?
You must complete our entry form to submit a nomination. Head to the ‘How to Enter’ section above for instructions.
Can I enter more than one category?
You can submit as many nominations as you like across the ten different categories. The categories and the criteria for each can be found in the ‘Categories’ section above.
What is the deadline for entries?
The entry deadline is Wednesday, July 19 at 6pm.
How much does it cost?
It is free to enter the awards.
Tickets to the ceremony are priced at £60 + VAT and can be purchased on Eventbrite.
What happens next once I’ve entered?
Once you have submitted an entry, we will add your nomination to the judging pack for consideration. Once the judging has taken place, we will contact you to let you know if your entry has been shortlisted or not. We can keep entries confidential to nominees if requested.
How does the judging process work?
All the entries we receive will be considered by our judging panel at the judging session in July. Please note that the shortlist and winners are decided solely by our panel and do not come down to a public vote or number of nominations received.
When will the shortlist be announced?
The shortlist will be listed in the Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser and on this website at the end of July.
When will the winners be announced?
The winners will be announced at our glittering awards ceremony on Thursday, August 29 at the Alloa Town Hall. More information on the event and tickets can be found in the ‘The Awards Ceremony’ section below.