The first UK Technology4Good awards are now open for entries. They are designed “to celebrate the hard work of the many charities, businesses and individuals across the UK who use digital technologies to help change our communities for the better”.
Organised by AbilityNet and supported by BT, the awards feature eight categories including a Fundraising Award. The other categories are:
• Accessibility Award
• BT Contact Us Award
• Community Impact Award
• Community Voices Award
• Innovation Award
• IT Volunteer of the Year Award
• Working Together Award
There is also a special Best in Show Award which will be decided by everyone attending the Awards Ceremony, including the finalists and invited guests from partners and sponsors.
Entry to the Awards is free and they are open to any UK-based charity, business, community organisation, public body or individual.
Nominations are open until 5pm on 9 May, with the winners announced at an awards ceremony on 7 June 2011.