Professional of the Year Award


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




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

If you won the Professional of the Year Award last year, then you are not eligible to enter this category, this year.‚Äč

Entry is free for affiliate members and ASB direct members, and costs £50 per entry for non-members.

Application process

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

Applications should be accompanied by two endorsements/references.

Criteria assessed (500 words max per criterion.)

  • Individual contribution/initiative
  • Contribution to the company
  • Customer Focus
  • Ability to Deal with their Customers and the Public
  • Courtesy and conduct with colleagues and supervisors
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organisational skills

Make Your Application

  • Closing date for entries is 5pm on Friday 28th June, 2019
  • 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, Haymarket, Edinburgh, during the w/c Monday 22nd July, 2019.
  • Finalists are required to attend the Awards Dinner on Saturday 14th September, National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh.
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