Green businesses encouraged to apply for prestigious Queen’s Award

Wednesday July 17th, 2019

The Queen’s Awards 2020 have been launched today, Tuesday 17 July 2019, with UK businesses being urged to join more than 7,000 winners of the prestigious Queen’s Award and apply for the Sustainable Development category.Government Opportunities

In a video message, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has encouraged more businesses to be sustainable and showcase their green credentials.

There are 4 categories for the awards, the most prestigious awards for UK businesses, which celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s birthday:

  • Sustainable Development
  • Promoting Opportunity
  • International Trade
  • Innovation

The updated Sustainable Development category makes it easier for businesses to demonstrate commercially successful, sustainable development practices that put them at the forefront of industry.

Winners are:

  • presented the award by one of The Queen’s representatives, a Lord-Lieutenant
  • able to fly The Queen’s Award flag at the main office, and use the emblem on marketing materials for 5 years
  • given a Grant of Appointment and a commemorative crystal trophy

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