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The Chartered Institute of Housing is the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards

    Bob Allan Young Achiever in Housing

    The Bob Allan Young Achiever in Housing Excellence Award is presented in conjunction with Friends of Bob Allan. The award aims to recognise individuals who can demonstrate that they have shown passion, commitment and flair in putting the human aspects of tenant or client services first.

    Submissions must demonstrate how the individual nominated fulfils some or all of the following criteria:

    - Show a creative or innovative approach to finding solutions for tenants or clients

    - Show continuous improvement of the delivery of services to customers in the pursuit of excellence

    - Show that they are an inspiration to colleagues, tenants or clients

    Who is eligible?

    This award is open to anyone under the age of 30 at the time of application who is working or volunteering in a social housing organisation. The housing association and be a local authority, registered social landlord or other not-for-profit organisation involved in the housing sector. Full-time students studying for a housing qualification are also eligible to apply.

    How to enter & judging

     Entrants must complete the on-line application form. This submission will provide the basis for both short-listing and the final decision on the winning entry.

    Be sure to send in your application by the closing date: Friday 7 September 2018. Nominations will not be accepted after this date.


    The winner will be announced and the award presented at the CIH Scotland Excellence Awards Dinner on Friday 2 November 2018 in Edinburgh. 


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