Charity Governance Awards 2020

Enter the Charity Governance Awards 2020 and help inspire trustees across the UK

Entries are now open to the Charity Governance Awards 2020, the only awards in the UK that recognise and reward charities – and trustees – achieving great governance.

The awards shine a spotlight on the boards who make change possible day after day, demonstrating how effective trusteeship can lead to transformative impact for people and communities. 

Entry to the awards is free, and there are seven categories to choose from, each offering a £5,000 cash prize.

The award categories are:

•         Board Diversity and Inclusivity

•         Embracing Digital

•         Embracing Opportunity and Harnessing Risk

•         Improving Impact (0-3 paid staff)

•         Improving Impact (4–25 paid staff)

•         Improving Impact (26 or more paid staff)

•         Managing Turnaround

How to enter

It’s easy to submit your free entry online until 22 January 2020 (noon):

The shortlist is revealed in April, and the winners are announced at an exclusive and complementary reception on 21 May 2020. You can follow the conversation via #CharityGov20 on Twitter (@CharityGovAwards) or on Facebook (@CharityGovernanceAwards).

The Charity Governance Awards are organised by The Clothworkers’ Company – a City Livery company that supports trusteeship initiatives – in partnership with consultancy NPC (New Philanthropy Capital), charity recruitment specialists Prospectus and volunteer-matching service Reach Volunteering.


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