The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise were created in 2013 to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of The Queen's coronation.
The Queen's Awards are for outstanding achievement by UK businesses in the categories of:
promoting opportunity through social mobility
As a Queen's Award winner, your business may The Queen’s Awards flag at your main office, and use the emblem on your marketing materials (for example, on your packaging, advertisements, stationery and website). You will also be invited to a Royal reception and presented with a Grant of Appointment (an official certificate) and commemorative crystal trophy by the Lord-Lieutenant. The awards are valid for 5 years.
Winners have reported benefiting from worldwide recognition, increased commercial value, greater press coverage and a boost to staff morale.