Best Affiliated Group of the Year Award


This award recognises and rewards the contribution of an affiliated group to the overall success of the businesswomen throughout Scotland. Judges are looking for evidence of a commitment to the business community demonstrating by the values of linking, inspiring and supporting members, locally and across the network. 


Those who can apply

  • Every ASB Affiliated Group or Club, as at 31st May in the awards year, will be entered for this award. Group should provide a supporting statement to cover the preceding 12 month period (up to 31st May).

Those who can't

Last year's winner in same category 

Awards Application Guide

Criteria assessed

Criteria assessed (500 words max per criterion.)

  • Tell us briefly about you and your affiliate group (100 words max)
  • Demonstrates the affiliates on-going commitment to members
  • Share evidence that you are encouraging members to link, mentor and support each other
  • Share evidence of building relationships with peers and the wider business community
  • Show how you promotes the benefits of association networking with measurable results

Make Your Application

  1. Complete online application
    • Only applications submitted online through the ASB website will be considered
    • It is recommened that you read the Awards Application Guide before starting
    • Save regularily during your application
  2. Upload finalist photo
    • Choose photo (individual or team) suitable for use if shortlisted as a finalist
  3. Attach evidence documents, a video url and supporting files*
    • Support your application by uploading documents such as financials, endorsements or references as well as adding link to a personal video
Open date: 9am, Tuesday 27th April, 2021
Closing date: Midnight, Friday 25th June, 2021
The shortlisted finalists will be asked to attend an interview with the judging panel
Shortlisted finalists interview:: Online, during the w/c
Awards dinner: Sunday 26th September - Virtual Afternoon Tea
Upload files must not exceed 1MB. *optional
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Finalists are required to attend the Awards Dinner.