Scottish Rural Awards 2020

Award Criteria

The Rural Hero Award aims to highlight rural Scotland’s unsung heroes and community champions. This individual will have worked for the greater benefit of others, putting others first and continually striving to make their local area a better place for everyone.

Donna Ker-Ramsay won the Rural Hero Award in 2019. From left: Dougie Vipond, Donna Ker-Ramsay, Rory Kennedy

Who can enter?

Nominations may be made in this category by a friend, colleague, family member or anyone except the Rural Hero themselves. Click on the purple button to nominate.






What the judges are looking for:

The judging panel will ask:

What makes this individual remarkable?

What is the impact of this individual on others?

Specifically, why should the term ‘hero’ be applied to this individual?