The EDP Stars of Norfolk and Waveney Awards aim to recognise everyday heroes - people in our communities who go above and beyond what's expected of them to make this such an amazing place to live.

This is your chance to nominate someone who deserves recognition for what they have achieved for you and/or the local community.

You can nominate as many times as you like and for more than one category.

The categories are: 

  • Carer of the Year

  • Young Person of the Year - sponsored by Norfolk Constabulary

  • Sporting Achievement of the Year

  • Education Champion of the Year

  • Outstanding Bravery Act of the Year - sponsored by Breckland Council

  • NHS Person of the Year

  • Fire & Rescue Person of the Year

  • Police Person of the Year

  • Community Champion of the Year - sponsored by Flagship Group

  • Team/Community Group of the Year

  • Charity Fundraiser of the Year - sponsored by Flagship Group

  • Cultural/Arts Person of the Year

  • Unsung Hero/Heroine of the Year - sponsored by Flagship Group

Nominations open on Friday 14th June and close at midnight on Monday 30th September.

All those shortlisted will be invited to a glittering awards ceremony at OPEN Norwich on Bank Plain on Thursday 5th December.  The evening will be hosted by BBC's Radio Norfolk's Nick Conrad.

plus on the night the following awards will be announced.

  • Judges Special Award - sponsored by Cottages.com
  • Overall Stars of Norfolk Award - sponsored by Spire Solicitors