Rewarding the best

The Great Cornish Food Awards will shine a light on those who excel in ways that really matter, recognising the standard-bearers and sharing the secrets of their success.

Read on for the categories and key dates for your diary...

Entries open: 15 July

Judging starts: 2 September

Finalists announced: 2 December

Awards celebration and winners announced: 6 February  

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Fishing for the Future

Intended to reflect the positive role fishing can play in a changing world and climate, this award will go to an organisation demonstrating innovation and aspiration towards a bright and sustainable future.

Farming for the Future

Intended to reflect the positive role farming can play in a changing world and climate, this award will go to an organisation demonstrating innovation and aspiration towards a bright and sustainable future.

Food for the Future

Intended to reflect the positive role the food and drink industry can play in a changing world and climate, this award will go to an organisation demonstrating innovation and aspiration towards a bright and sustainable future.

Raising the Bar

This award will recognise an organisation that has explored and implemented an idea or concept that is raising their business to a new level and setting a higher bar to inspire others.

Growing People

This award will recognise a food, drink, fishing or farming organisation that can demonstrate the positive impact a people-first philosophy can have on business success and reputation.

Making a Mark

This award will recognise a food, drink, fishing or farming organisation that has helped put the food and drink of Cornwall and/or Scilly firmly on the map.

In It Together

This award will recognise a food, drink, fishing or farming organisation that can demonstrate the benefits a collaborative approach to business can generate.

Winner of Winners

The winner of winners will be an organisation with stand-out qualities; a beacon of success that showcases everything that makes Cornish and Scillonian food and drink genuinely great.