Nominations are now open for Mid Sussex Applauds 2024

PR2024002 - 17/01/2024

The Mid Sussex Applauds Awards are back for 2024 and are looking for nominations to help celebrate the fantastic work of individuals, groups and businesses across the district. 


Through eight distinct categories, the Awards seek to recognise our connections and celebrate our community.  Now in its fourth year, the Awards are a chance to celebrate the heroes in the local community who do so much to make Mid Sussex such a special place to live and work. Help to give local residents the recognition they truly deserve by nominating today! 


The Awards range from recognising young people who go the extra mile, to climate champions, those who help support diversity and inclusion, and others who work to bring communities together. The aim is to highlight all our community VIPs.  


Councillor Alison Bennett, Deputy Leader at Mid Sussex District Council, said: “As we launch the Mid Sussex Applauds Awards for 2024, I encourage everyone to reflect on the unsung heroes among us, the groups, individuals, societies, and organisations who are essential in making Mid Sussex great.  


“Take some time to nominate these fantastic groups and individuals and join us in giving them the recognition they deserve.” 


The award categories for 2024 are - Volunteer of the Year, Community Project of the Year, Young Hero of the Year, Business in the Community, Community for All Award, Environment and Climate Champion, Community Hero of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award. 


Residents are urged to get their nominations in before midnight on February 18, by visiting