BBFA SPECIAL AWARDS 2017

Special Awards Categories 2017

Black Beauty and Fashion Awards provide a selection of Special Awards to be deliberated over by a panel of Experts. Meet BBFA 2017  Judges

There are FIVE special awards available:

  • Beauty Entrepreneur 2017
  • Fashion Entrepreneur 2017
  • Hair Entrepreneur 2017
  • Barber Shop Awards 2017
  • Best New Business Venture 2017

 

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Terms and Conditions

  • All entrants must be at least 18 years of age
  • You may apply in multiple categories
  • Entrants’ product or services should be suitable for or used by black and multi-racial people.
  • Nomination per entry cost £20.00
  • Nomination entries must be submitted between 24th April 2017 to 24th June 2017
  • The BBFA Special Awards Category 2017 nominations must be completed by following this online nominations form SEE BELOW. Entries not submitted on term via this channel will not be accepted.
  • All shortlisted companies will be listed on the BBFA website. Please come back to find out if you have made the cut.
  • Entry to the competition and acceptance of the Prize constitutes permission to use any winner’s name, entry photograph and logo, for promotional and editorial purposes without any additional consultation.
  • For the following category, ‘Best New Business Venture’, businesses must be 3 years old or less.
  • BBFA expert judging panel will decide the winners based on supporting evidence. Winners will be announced live on the 3rd November at Porchester Hall. All shortlisted entries are expected to attend the award ceremony. Please note: If you or a representative are unable to attend the event, we reserve the right to offer your award to the next runner up in your category.
  • Winners will receive a BBFA trophy and also the BBFA winners’ seal which may be displayed on your company website and any marketing literature that you may use in the future. You will also feature in the BBFA print magazine and digital version freely downloadable and accessible to millions of people of colour as well as those within the industry.

 

 

ENTRY CRITERIA

BBFA Special Awards are taking applications from individuals and businesses within the Beauty and Fashion arena. To find out more about each category please read on.

Beauty Entrepreneur 2017

If you have established a business within the beauty sector you are welcome to apply. All applicants will be shortlisted before being presented to our Experts. We expect an eclectic mix of entries in line with the diversity of the industry. Entrants include but are not limited to the following: eye lash technicians, hair removal professionals and waxing therapists, authors, beauty therapists, make up artists, brow technicians, nail technicians, tutors, aesthetician, holistic therapists, manufacturers of products, beauticians  spa owners etc.

Fashion Entrepreneur 2017

If you have established a business within the fashion sector you are welcome to apply. All applicants will be shortlisted before being presented to our Experts. We expect an eclectic mix of entries in line with the diversity of the industry. Entrants include but are not limited to the following: Designers, stylists, runway coaching, author, philanthropy work,  boutique owner, personal shopper, tailor, model, photographer etc.

Hair Entrepreneur 2017

If you have established a business within the hair sector you are welcome to apply. All applicants will be shortlisted before being presented to our Experts. We expect an eclectic mix of entries in line with the diversity of the industry. Entrants include but are not limited to the following: Hair stylists, exhibition owner, hair event owner, author, braid technician, weave master, trichologist, hair extension supplier, hairdresser, colourist, hair loss specialist, wig maker etc

New Business Venture 2017

If you have established a business within the hair, beauty, male grooming or fashion sector you are welcome to apply. All applicants will be shortlisted before being presented to our Experts. We expect an eclectic mix of entries in line with the diversity of the industry. Your business must be trading for 3 years or less to qualify. 

Barber Shop Award 2017

If you own or work in a Barber Shop you are welcome to apply for the Barber Shop Award. The award will go to the barber shop rather than an individual.

Please read further terms and conditions here. 

Completed nominations will be taken as acceptance of the T & C.

 

BBFA Special Awards 2017 - Entry Form

Please complete the below form accurately, including as much relevant information as possible. Please note the more information you are able to provide us will assist our Experts in making their decision. Once you have completed the forms, please visit the tickets page to make payment for you entry. Entry fee is £20.00 per award entry.
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