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The Responsible Business Awards are now open for entries until 5pm on the 10 February 2017.

You can select the category most suited to your company's achievements below, download application forms and guidance, and upload your entry.

Unsure which category to enter? Contact the awards team at awards@bitc.org.uk.

Companies based solely in Wales, Northern Ireland or Scotland may also want to enter the country-specific awards.


The highest accolade from the Prince's Responsible Business Network, awarded to the business that best demonstrates that it is returning long-term value creation to all by integrating purpose beyond profit and holding responsible behavior at its heart. Read more



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Recognising companies delivering responsible business programmes and adapting activities in the face of digital innovation, and capitalising on digital opportunities through responsible business practice. Read more
Recognising businesses which support SMEs to be more resilient, helping them prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies including natural catastrophes or cyber disruption. Read more



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Recognising businesses that can demonstrate positive impact against one or more of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Read more



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Recognising business initiatives that power opportunities to deliver long term social and economic benefits to their communities through the investment of time, money, skills and resources. Read more



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Recognising businesses that are improving access to good quality employment for young people and excluded groups. Read more



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Recognising businesses that are leading on effective use of natural resources by nurturing healthy ecosystems and helping to tackle climate change. Read more



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Recognising the best UK school-business programmes that are working to ensure that all young people, regardless of postcode or family income, are able to build successful working lives. Read more



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Recognising businesses that are adapting for the future by responding to our ageing population and intergenerational workplaces. Read more



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Recognising business’ unique contribution to addressing international disasters, helping communities to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters. Read more



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Profile your award achievement to your stakeholders for two more years by reaccrediting. If your business was a winner, highly commended, finalist or shortlisted in 2016, or reaccredited a 2015 award last year, you can apply for a reaccreditation in 2017. Read more