Creative Arts Award

Sponsored by

The Baring Foundation

Creative Arts Award

Nominations must explain how a provider organisation utilises creative arts to engage with its residents and demonstrate the positive impact to their quality of life.

"An excellent service supports and enables people to engage in activities, pastimes and roles which bring them pleasure and meaning and enhance their quality of life" SCIE May 2011


  • Please read the criteria questions carefully and ensure you provide an answer to each question.
  • Please provide a maximum of 200 words per question.
  • In addition, you may provide an extra 250 words of relevant information if you wish.
  • Your entry will be scored by our independent judges based on your answers to each question.


How are creative arts being used by the nominated organisation?

How is the use of creative arts really having a positive impact on and in the lives of people using services?

What has the nominated organisation learnt from using creative arts?

What do residents and their families say about the use of the arts?

Please type your 250 word statement below:



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Interviews for the three shortlisted candidates for each category, will be held on Wednesday 1st November 2017 at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square. You/the nominee MUST be able to attend as no other interview dates will be available.

Nominations will close at 5pm on Friday 1st September 2017 – nominations will not be accepted after this time.

Winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony on Wednesday 6th December 2017.

All three finalists for each category will be invited to the Awards ceremony.