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Award window open until 5.30pm!

24 April 2017 - Applications open until 5.30pm
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Any technical issues?

24 April 2017 - Any technical issues with your 2017 application
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One week left to apply!

18 April 2017 - One week left to apply for 30th Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards
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30th Awards now open!

20 February 2017 - 30th Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards are now open for applications
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30th Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards announced!

14 February 2017 - The  Dragon Awards are back for 2017
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Be part of our 2017 story!

29 September 2016 - The 2017 Awards will be our 30th Anniversary!
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2016 Dragon Award Winners announced!

28 September 2016 -

Winners of the 2016 Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards have been announced by the Lord Mayor.


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Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards and Think Forward on London Live

21 June 2016 - Anthony Baxter speaks to Florelle Adat - Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards and Jessica Gregson - Think Forward about the Awards.
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2016 Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards Shortlist announced

31 May 2016 - 2016 Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards Shortlist has been announced. The shortlist consists of 17 different organisations from a divere range of sectors.
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Important Awards application submission advice

25 April 2016 - Please type 'N/A' in any empty field. Your application should then submit.
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Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards on London Live

15 April 2016 - Noa Burger, Preliminary Judge and Nigel Peters, Managing Partner at Alium Partners interviewed by London Live News.
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29th Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards are now open for applications!

01 March 2016 - The 29th Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards are now open for applications. Will your organisation answer the Lord Mayor's call for businesses to show leadership in community engagement?
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29th Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards announced

29 January 2016 - The 29th Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards will open for applications on 1 March 2016.
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2015 Award Winners announced

01 October 2015 -

Barclays, Alium Partners, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, IBM, Aimia & London Wildlife Trust named as winners. 


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Join us for LIVE winner announcements

30 September 2015 - Winners will be announced from 9.30pm on Twitter via @Dragon_Awards.
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Awards Shortlist Announced

05 June 2015 -

The 2015 Awards finalists have been announced. Read on to find out who has made the shortlist.


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City Giving Day 30th September – get involved!

27 May 2015 -

The Lord Mayor invites you to unite with businesses across the City on 30 September 2015 to promote and celebrate CSR and philanthropy in the City.


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We are closed for 2015 applications

19 May 2015 -

The Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards has closed for 2015 entries. 


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Deadline extension: issues with online applications

18 May 2015 - The revised deadline for applications is 9am Tuesday 19 May.
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2014 winner Slaughter and May on their top tip for applying

13 May 2015 -

Kate Hursthouse, the firm’s Corporate Responsibility Manager, tells us about what it was like to win.


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What makes a winner?

15 April 2015 - 2014 winner of the Lord Mayor’s Award for Longstanding Achievement, Hogan Lovells International LLP, on their top tip for writing a winning application.
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What's it like to win?

31 March 2015 - 2014 winner of the Enterprise and Employment Award, Chiswick Park Enjoy-Work, tell us what it's like to be a winner.
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Thinking of applying for an Award?

24 March 2015 -

Why not join us for our free applicant workshops?


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We are open for applications!

16 March 2015 -

The City of London Corporation has opened entries for this year’s Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards, one of the UK’s oldest and the most distinguished Corporate Community Involvement awards.


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Awards launch date announced

20 February 2015 - The Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards will reopen for applications by companies and community partners on Monday 16 March 2015.
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Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards 2014 – Winners Announced

03 October 2014 - The Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards winners were announced at Wednesday’s Award ceremony at the Mansion House, hosted by the Lord Mayor. 
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The 2014 finalists are now in!

23 June 2014 -

The finalists of the 2014 Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards have been decided by the preliminary judges.

Who has made it to the final on 01 October 2014?


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Spotlight on Ardmore Construction

15 November 2013 - Read construction company Ardmore's story of how they improved the lives of local students and elderly residents, as well as their own business.
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The 2013 applicants' impact on the community

03 October 2013 - Watch our video about the impact that the 2013 applicants have had on London's communities.
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2013 award winners announced!

03 October 2013 - The Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards winners were announced at last night’s Award ceremony at the Mansion House
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The 2013 finalists have been announced!

09 July 2013 -

The 21 community programmes shortlisted include businesses sharing expertise with community groups, and giving local unemployed people a helping hand into the workforce.


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The 2013 applications are in!

11 June 2013 - The Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards applications closed on 28th May and a great 67 entries have been received.
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Top tips from one of our judges!

13 May 2013 -

Unsure about how to write your application? Look no further!


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The Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards 2013 launch today!

26 March 2013 -

The awards are open to businesses from all sectors, of all sizes and types of budgets.


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Dragon Awards 2013 to launch on 26 March

24 January 2013 -

Which project will you apply with?


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The 2012 Award winners have been announced!

04 October 2012 - Eight fantastic organisations were awarded a Dragon at the Awards dinner on 3rd October.
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2012 Dragon Awards finalists

12 July 2012 -

The Lord Mayor of the City of London has announced a 23-strong shortlist for the 25th Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards.


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2012 Dragon Awards entries

30 May 2012 -

This year's Dragon Awards applications closed on 28th May and a fantastic 67 entries have been recieved.


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25th Anniversary Dragon Awards Launched

28 March 2012 - The Lord Mayor invites applications to the 25th Anniversary Dragon Awards
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Dragon Awards Winners 2011

21 September 2011 - Announcing the winners of the 2011 Dragon Awards
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Dragon Awards Finalists 2011

01 July 2011 -

The finalists for the 2011 Dragon Awards has been announced.


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Dragon Awards Entries 2011

22 June 2011 -

Entries to this year's Dragon Awards are in. There has been a fantastic response this year, with 80 applications received, a 30% increase on last year.


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Application deadline approaching - 13 June

01 June 2011 - The application deadline for this year's Dragon Awards is approaching. You have until Monday 13 June to submit your applications.
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Last few places available for free Dragon Awards workshop

11 May 2011 -

We have a few more places available for the free Dragon Awards workshop on Tuesday 17 May. 


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Need help with your application?

06 April 2011 - We are holding workshops to help you find out more about the Awards and give tips on what makes a sucessful application
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Dragon Awards 2011 Launched

01 April 2011 - The Lord Mayor invites applications to the Dragon Awards 2011
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Dragon Awards Winners 2010

21 October 2010 - The winners of the 2010 Dragon Awards have been announced and case studies published
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Dragon Awards Shortlist 2010

03 September 2010 - The shortlist for the 2010 Dragon Awards has been announced.
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*New* Community Partners Award launched

17 May 2010 - This year sees the launch of the new Community Partners Award for community organisations in London in recognition of their role in successful Corporate Community Involvement.
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Dragon Awards in the News

22 October 2009 - The Dragon Awards has recently been featured in a number of newspapers including The Guardian and The Times.
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Dragon Awards Winners 2009

16 October 2009 - The winners of the Dragon Awards 2009 have been announced and case studies published
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Dragons Awards Shortlist 2009

03 September 2009 - The shortlist for the 2009 Dragon Awards has been announced.
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Need any Help with your Application?

16 July 2009 - If you need any help with any aspect of your application, please contact us
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Welcome to the new Dragon Awards website

18 May 2009 - We hope that you find the website informative and easy to use. If you have any comments on the website, please email us.
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