Nominate a Company for an award


  • Deadline for nominations is midnight 30th October 2020.
  • Must be a company based in Cornwall or Isles of Scilly.
  • Must be about what the company has done since January 2019 to present.
  • Must be nominated by another organisation.
  • A company can only be nominated for one category.

If you have any further questions about the nomination form below, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

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  • Nominator Details

    Question 1 of 15
  • 1. Name of nominator and contact details

  • Nominee Details

    Question 2 of 15
  • 2. Name and contact details of company being nominated

  • Question 3 of 15
  • 3. Tell us in no more than 100 words what the company does?

  • Question 4 of 15
  • 4. How long has the organisation been established?

  • Question 5 of 15
  • 5. Would you class the company as:

  • Question 6 of 15
  • Do you know what type of business they are? e.g. regular, sole trader, charity, Community Interest Company, etc.

  • Categories

    Question 7 of 15
  • 7. Which category are you nominating the company for?

  • Green Innovation in the time of coronavirus

    Nominees for this category will have demonstrated an adaptation or innovation to their business practice during the time of coronavirus that confirms or strengthens their commitment to sustainable practice or the natural environment.

  • Circular economy

    Nominees for this category will have demonstrated one or more of the following:

    • Circular product design and innovation
    • Repair, re-manufacturing, re-purposing or re-use of products
    • Innovative business management models
    • Efficient supply chain and/or cross-sector collaboration
    • The re-use of material waste, heat or energy

  • Environmental Growth

    Nominees for this category will have demonstrated one or more of the following:

    • Creation or restoration to wildlife habitat- e.g. orchards, ponds, wildflower meadows/verges, native hedges, street trees or woodlands
    • Environmental improvements to buildings or ground- e.g. installation of bee bricks, bug hotels, swift boxes, nest boxes, tree planting etc
    • Coastal and marine projects- e.g. no anchor zones, initiatives to reduce single use plastics
    • Schemes to reduce invasive species, litter, noise or light pollution in the environment, including coastal areas and on the water
    • Initiatives to help people connect with their environment, encouraging them to grow nature and increase public understanding and enjoyment of wildlife- e.g. Forest schools, ecotourism, training programmes
    • New environmental products and services

  • Carbon Neutral

    Nominees for this category will have demonstrated one or more of the following:

    • Reducing carbon emissions from households, businesses or organisations
    • Promoting sustainable choices and behaviour change Reducing emissions from transportation including people and goods
    • Creating new opportunities for renewable energy
    • Supporting climate resilient communities and spaces
    • Promoting the removal of carbon from the atmosphere through nature-based solutions

  • Question 8 of 15
  • 8. Why are you nominating this company

  • Please tell us in no more than 800 words, why you are nominating this company for the Cornwall Sustainability Awards 2020? What has the company done since January 2019, that justifies their consideration for an award?

  • Evidence

    Question 9 of 15
  • 9. Please attach or provide details of any supporting evidence of relevance for your nomination e.g. data (spreadsheet / graphs), case studies, press releases, articles, social media statistics, testimonials from customers or partners

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  • Conflict of interests

    Question 10 of 15
  • 10. Please declare any potential conflict of interests with the company you are nominating:

  • Question 11 of 15
  • 11. Are you or a member of your immediate family an officer, director, trustee, partner (general or limited), employee or regularly retained consultant of the organisation you are nominating?

  • Question 12 of 15
  • 12. Do you or does any member of your immediate family have a financial interest, direct or indirect, in the organisation you are nominating?

  • Question 13 of 15
  • 13. Have you or an immediate family member accepted gifts, gratuities, lodging, dining, or other entertainment that might reasonably appear to influence your nomination?

  • Question 14 of 15
  • 14. Do you have any other interest or role in the organisation, where that interest or relationship might reasonably be expected to create an impression or suspicion among the public having knowledge of your nomination?

  • Question 15 of 15
  • 15. Do you have the permission of the nominee to nominate them and share their contact information with CSA?