Employee of the Year Award


Introduced in 2013 this award recognises the qualities of a successful woman who makes a significant individual contribution to support her employer to deliver superior performance.




This award is only open to any female employee of an affiliated group member business or ASB direct member business. 

This award is made to an individual, rather than to an organisation.

If you won the Employee of the Year Award last year, then you are not eligible to enter this category, this year.​

Application process

The application should be submitted via the ASB website (see Awards Home Page for full application process).

Applications MUST be accompanied by two endorsements/references (i.e. testimonial statement or letter)​.

Applications MUST include a photo of the applicant, suitable for use in the event the applicant is shortlisted as a finalist. 

Upload files must not exceed 1MB.

Criteria assessed (500 words max per criterion.)

  • Individual Contribution/Initiative
  • Contribution to the company
  • Customer focus
  • Ability to deal with their customers/ the public
  • Courtesy and conduct with colleagues and supervisors
  • Leadership
  • Problem solving skills
  • Organisational skills

Make Your Application

  • Please read the Awards Application Guide in full before starting your application.
  • Open date for entries is 9am on Tuesday 30th April, 2019
  • Closing date for entries is Midnight on Sunday 30th June
  • Only online applications will be accepted.
  • Applicants are requested to upload a photo (individual or team) appropriate to the award applied for. This will only be used if selected as a finalist.
  • The shortlisted finalists will be asked to attend an interview with the judging panel, in Haymarket, Edinburgh, during the w/c Monday 22nd July, 2019.
  • Finalists are required to attend the Awards Dinner on Saturday 14th September, The Corn Exchange, Edinburgh.
  • If you have a reading disability and would like support with your application, please contact us at awards@asb-scotland.org
Online Awards Applications are closed.