Newcomer of the Year

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 in a fundraising role for less than three years.  They can work within a variety of settings including a charity, community interest company, or agency. 

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 300 words.