This special award recognises and celebrates the exceptional work of resources and waste management professionals in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

We are inviting nominations for individuals or teams who have made an outstanding contribution to the resources and waste sector’s pandemic response, acting with pace and professionalism and demonstrating extraordinary resilience and exemplary leadership during an unprecedented crisis.

The winning entry will encapsulate the spirit of the resources and waste sector at its best, having demonstrated an impactful and innovative response to a problem or set of circumstances brought about by the pandemic.

Our judges will be looking for:

  • Details of successful initiatives, actions or responses and their outcomes
  • Details of how the individual or team’s contribution was beyond their normal remit
  • Supporting evidence, such as documents, pictures, web links or videos
  • Testimonials from those with knowledge of the individual or team’s contribution

Entries can be submitted using the link below. Individuals or teams can enter themselves, or they can be nominated by their employer, colleagues, clients or beneficiaries. All entries should be supported with details of the nominee’s achievements in the period between 1st January 2020 and 30th June 2021.

The deadline for entries is 27 August 2021.

Enter the Outstanding COVID-19 Response Award here