SMN: Apply now for the 2018 Recognition Awards

25 September 2018

SMN: Apply now for the 2018 Recognition Awards

We are now accepting applications for the 2018 SMN Recognition Awards. Our annual awards are designed to acknowledge mentoring projects that have made a significant impact over the past year and is open to members of SMN.  

Awards are categorised based on the various thematic areas that projects work in, with awards given to the project that is deemed to be the best in its area.  From the category awards an overall winning project is selected to receive the Project of the Year Award.  

All projects that submit an application form will be given the opportunity to nominate a mentor to receive the ‘Mentor of the Year’ Award which will be presented to a mentor who has made a special difference.  The opportunity will also be given to nominate a member of staff who has made a significant impact or gone above and beyond for their project.

We will be accepting applications until 5pm on Thursday the 11th of October 2018 and after this all received application will be submitted to our awards panel for assessment to determine the winners.  

Awards will be presented to the winning projects and individuals at our National Event at St Paul's and St George's Church in Edinburgh on Tuesday 6th November.  

The award criteria and guidance is available to download from the resources section of our website here and the award application form can be downloaded below.  

If you have any questions about the application form or the awards process please call us on 0141 559 5009 or email

More information on the Recognition Awards and previous winners is available on the awards pages of our website.

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