Awards Judging Criteria
Below is important information in regards to the judging process for some of the award categories this year so can we ask that you please read all of the information provided and note the relevant online judging days.

All those shortlisted for the final judging stages will have the opportunity to present their entry to both the judging panel and the invited audience.

PAPA Community Award
Those shortlisted in this category will be notified on Friday 27/08 and will be asked to present to our judging panel on Tuesday 07/09. Timings will be confirmed at the time so please keep the date free in your diary.

Innovation and Business Development Award
Those shortlisted in this category will be notified on Tuesday 31/08 and will be asked to present to our judging panel on Thursday 09/09. Timings will be confirmed at the time so please keep the date free in your diary.

New Ingredient Award and Manufactured Pasta Product Award
Those shortlisted for the first stage of judging in this category will be notified W/C: 30/08 and sample products requested to be with the judges at the earliest opportunity and no later than Wednesday 08/09. Please be aware that the samples will need to be sent to three or four separate addresses which will be confirmed at the time. The final shortlisted entries will be notified by Monday 27/09 and will be asked to present to our judging panel on Tuesday 05/10.

Manufactured Pizza Product
Those shortlisted for the first stage of judging in this category will be notified W/C: 30/08 and sample products requested to be with the judges at the earliest opportunity and no later than Wednesday 08/09. Please be aware that the samples will need to be sent to three or four separate addresses which will be confirmed at the time. The final shortlisted entries will be notified by Monday 27/09 and will be asked to present to our judging panel on Thursday 07/10.