The Day Care Centre of the Year will be judged upon each applicant’s entry statement (2000 words max)

This category will be judged upon the most innovative and active centre to date, how they have transformed their operations to cater for their community’s needs, the centre’s visitor feedback, staff training and coordination, regulatory compliance and your excellence in this area.

Pictures, research findings, funding management, fundraising ideas introduced and videos will help each application.

Please include as much supporting documentation (visuals, photos, charts, etc) as possible to strengthen your application.

We strongly recommend that you write out your application on a word document before inputting into the form. If anything goes wrong you don't want to lose all your info and start again!

Entry Form

Step 1. Your details

Thank you for providing your details

You will receive an email from us very shortly with your application code. (Remember to check your spam and junk folders)

Please wait until you receive this code before completing Step 2.

If you need any assistance at all, please contact Sarah Flynn on 01-2933650.

Best of luck!

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form. Please make sure all fields are entered correctly.
If you are having trouble booking, just give us a call on 01-2933650 and we can process your booking over the phone.

Step 2. Your Application

In no more than 250 words, summarise why your Day Care Centre deserves to win this award
Applicants will need to show examples of how the Day Care Centre in question has shown they have transformed their operations to cater for the community’s needs.
Information on the team’s effectiveness in their work, how well they work together, how teams are carefully chosen for successful collaboration and their ability to adapt and respond to changing conditions will strengthen your application.
Applicants will need to show how they meet regulatory standards and compliance. It is important that each applicant provides information on compliance systems put in place to ensure and display cooperation with current standards / regulations (Example – HIQA standards) or similar where applicable.
What positive effects has the Centre had on the surrounding community?
Applicants must show their plans going forward to further enhance their services for growing community demands and upcoming generations.
Please give details of service user feedback to strengthen your application
If you have any supporting documentation to attach (Brochure, images, charts, etc) please do so below. Max file size 10MB per upload.

If you have any trouble attaching files, or need to attach more, please call us on 01-2933650.
Max file size 10MB.
Uploading...
fileuploaded.jpg
Upload failed. Max size for files is 10 MB.
Max file size 10MB.
Uploading...
fileuploaded.jpg
Upload failed. Max size for files is 10 MB.
Max file size 10MB.
Uploading...
fileuploaded.jpg
Upload failed. Max size for files is 10 MB.
Max file size 10MB.
Uploading...
fileuploaded.jpg
Upload failed. Max size for files is 10 MB.

Thank you for applying!

We will be in touch with you shortly to confirm your application.

BEST OF LUCK!

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form. Please make sure all fields are entered correctly.
If you are having trouble booking, just give us a call on 01-2933650 and we can process your booking over the phone.
Terms & Conditions
CMG Events reserve the right to make any necessary changes to the advertised programme including a change of venue or date. The views expressed by the Judges are not necessarily those held by the organisers, nor is the organiser responsible for judges opinions or statements. Your entry will be judged upon the first 2000 words. We do not sell your data to a third party- we may use your contact details for the purposes of notifying you of other awards, conferences or training courses that we run. If you do not wish for us to contact you again, please let us know by emailing unsubscribe@cmgevents.ie
Download the PDF of the application criteria below