Are the awards for me?
This awards scheme has been created in order to officially reward and recognise excellence in dentistry. If you are looking for any of the following, then the awards are definitely for you!
- Boost morale within your practice
- Attract new patients
- Increase trust with your current patients
- Assess the strengths of your practice
- Enjoy an amazing night with your team
Am I eligible to enter?
All entrants must be from the UK, GDC registered practitioners or the Republic of Ireland. Practices must enter as individual practices and not as a company. All entrants work must be predominantly performed in the UK or or the Republic of Ireland to be eligible. Entrants must submit only one entry per category per practice for team or practice categories. Entrants must submit only one entry per person for individual categories.
Which categories should I enter?
You can enter as many categories as you like! Place your entry in the category you feel most appropriate or
How do I register?
Simply head to home page and click ‘Enter Now’ fill out your details and select your categories. It’s a simple as that. Or watch the video guide here, <link>.
How do I pay for my entries?
Entry is free until 7th July. Once you have selected your chosen categories you
After the free deadline, the entry fee is £50 +vat per category. Once you have selected your chosen categories you will need to hit ‘Validate My Entry’ to go to the payment page.
How do I write a winning submission?
Read our blog to find out how to create an award-winning entry!
What should I include in my entry?
Head to the home page and click ‘Download the entry guide’. This includes a list of the categories and the criteria. Once you register for your categories we’ll send you the submission criteria which has more specific information for each category.
How should I lay out my entry?
Each year we receive more and more entries and while it’s not about how decorative an entry is, you do want to stand out from the crowd.
Be aware that the judges use a variety of different platforms to view the entries, ensure there is as few barriers as possible. A Word document or PDF of the case report with the photos submitted separately is the preferred option. Clearly label the folder of images such as ‘Before’,’After’, etc.
How do I submit my entry?
All entries must be electronic, either sent using an online file sharing service or on a USB stick.
We have a WeTransfer page which has a 20gb allowance to allow for large file transfers, https://fmcawards.wetransfer.com. All you need to do is drop your files and fill in your email address. Make sure you clearly label your files.
You can also email your entry or send it via Dropbox to email@example.com
Put your entries on a USB stick and post them to us at:
Aesthetic Dentistry Awrds
FMC 1 Hertford House
Please note, entries will not be returned and by registering your details, you automatically opt in to receive relevant marketing emails and calls from our awards partners.
WeTransfer only lets me send single files but I have folders of photos!?
WeTransfer only lets you send files individually unless you zip the file. To do this;
1. Locate the file or folder that you want to zip.
2. Press and hold (or right-click) the file or folder, select (or point to) Send to, and then select Compressed (zipped) folder.
A new zipped folder with the same name is created in the same location. To rename it, press and hold (or right-click) the folder, select Rename, and then type the new name. Use this file to drop on to the WeTransfer page.
When is the entry deadline?
How do I find out if I have been shortlisted?
The shortlisting is held over the festive period. The shortlisted will be announced in the new year. You will receive a letter and email to the address details provided at registration informing you if you have been shortlisted and in which categories.
Who are the judges?
Click here to view the judging panel.
When is the awards ceremony being held and where?
The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony which is being held on Friday 23rd March at The Landmark Hotel.
I need advice on my entry!
You can use the Contact Us page to send us a message and we will reply.
Alternatively call the friendly awards team on +44 (0) 1923 851 779 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can I sponsor the awards?
If you would like to sponsor the awards please contact our Commercial Director Craig Welling on 01923 851 787 or by email at email@example.com. Alternatively, send us a message using the Contact Us page and we will be in touch.