Awards for improving health, good governance

  •  The GSK IMPACT Awards, funded by GlaxoSmithKline and managed with The King’s Fund, recognise and reward charities that are doing excellent work to improve people’s health. The awards, where a number of winners get several thousand pounds, are open to registered charities that are at least three years old, working in a health-related field in the UK, with a total annual income between £25,000 and £2 million. Closing date 20th September, http://www.kingsfund.org.uk/projects/gsk-impact-awards.
  •  The Winifred Tumim Memorial Prize for Best Practice in Charity Governance is run by NCVO to promote good governance practice. Open to English charities, they need to demonstrate how they have used ‘Good Governance: a Code for the Voluntary and Community Sector’ to improve their effectiveness and deliver greater public benefit. Apply by 27th September, http://www.ncvo-vol.org.uk/winifred-tumim-prize