Top tips for writing food award entries


It is the season for awards, we wanted to share a few that you might want to consider entering this month. 

Our top tips for writing award entries: 

  • Keep it factual, whilst conveying  your passion ensuring your are sharing your USP’s 
  • Ensure you have read all the detail and have answered all the questions and shared what the entry requires 
  • Ask a colleague of friend to read through it before your submit it
  • Key an eye on the word count as you don’t want to get cut off half way through a point 
  • Create a folder that you keep great testimonials in so you have them to hand for entries 
  • Plan the deadlines into your diary so that you don’t miss them
  • Factor the awards processes into your social media so that you can share your excitement about results day
  • Being shortlisted is still amazing- so shout about it
  • Take all the feedback in a constructive way – the judges want you to succeed. 


Here’s some food awards to consider entering


Nourish VEGAN Awards  – The Nourish Awards now have their own Vegan awards. Deadline 15th January 2023

Great Taste Awards  – Deadline 7 February

FSB Awards  – Regional winners need to be available for the final in Birmingham on 18th May 

Free From Awards   – Deadline 10th February 2023

World Alcohol Free Awards – Deadline: 13th February delivery 

Farm Shop & Deli Product Awards  – Deadline 17th February

Scottish Retail Food & Drink Awards  – Deadline 24th February 2023

IWSC  – Deadline 19th May 

The Spirits Business  – Deadline 18th September 

If you need any help to enter awards, please contact us. We wish you a winning year.