Rising Star

This award is for a professional fundraiser who, in the last two years, has shown aptitude, ability and success beyond their experience.

Nominees may be of any age but should have been employed as a fundraiser for less than three years

Entries should describe how the nominee has had a major impact on the organisation for which they work. Examples which the judges expect to see include:

  • Significant fundraising success
  • Successful fundraising volunteer management
  • Demonstration of good teamwork capabilities
  • Leadership skills
  • Approach to fundraising in an innovative way
  • The engagement of people or communities with no previous connection to the charity
  • The successful nominee should show potential for management roles in the future

Please note: each question box has a maximum count of 3000 characters, which is approximately 500 words.