Frequently asked questions

Who can enter the Awards?
The SL Digital Hero Awards are open to everyone.

Do I need to be nominated or can I enter myself?
Either. You can enter yourself or else you can nominate/be nominated via the Enter page

When do entries close?
24th July 2018

What do I need to include as part of my entry?
The entry form is very simple. All you need to do is select the category you would like to enter, include your name, address, a 150 – 200 word summary about your digital project, a 150 – 200 word summary of what you would do with the prize funds if you won, and a jpeg image. Feel free to include additional images or videos if you have them but that is not compulsory.

When will I be notified if my entry has been successful?
You will be notified before the category shortlist is publicly announced for voting; we expect this to be 11 August 2018.

Who votes?
If you are successful in being shortlisted as a potential Digital Hero in your category, your entry will be put to the public vote, alongside all other shortlisted heroes. The public will vote via this website to identify the winning 10 category Digital Heroes across Britain. These 10 shortlisted entries are then put before our panel of expert judges to select the overall winner.

How much can I win?
There are no cash prizes although their are offers of services and special offers from sponsors.