FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions.
What makes a well-done nomination?

Nominations that tells a person a story of a nominee’s path to success, obstacle overcome and unique talents amongst others. Use concrete examples, including specific dates, cedis amounts and growth rates that substantiate the nominee’s success. It is important to show the judges rather than tell them. For example, John Possible opened six new stores and provided more than Ghc 50,000 in scholarship funds last year to local high school students, rather than John Possible grew the business into the best in the area and has helped many students to go to school.

How are winners chosen?

Winners are selected by the Awarding Board based solely on nomination forms provided. Entries are compiled by Ernest and Young.

What is the deadline?

The deadline is 8th June 2018.

Are there any costs associated with nominating and/ or the selection process?

Nomination process is free.

I have been shortlisted for an award; do I need to book a ticket? How?

All attendees must book and pay for their tickets in order to attend the Ghana insurance Awards. Table bookings can be made by contacting the Team or click here to book your seat.

How can I improve my chances of winning an award?

We can’t stress enough how important it is that the winners will be judged on the quality of their entries, and cannot rely on reputation alone. Be clear and accurate with your entry, but don’t feel the need to write thousands of words. If there is a word limit on the category guideline follow it. If not, say concisely but thoughtfully why you or the individual you are nominating is better than the rest, highlighting key achievements. Read the nomination criteria specific to your entry, and remember – Keep your focus on your/their achievements.

Can we send photographs or supporting documents to highlight our achievements?

It is not compulsory but some companies do like to provide testimonials from clients and photographs of work completed or initiatives undertaken. You may add any supporting materials you wish to send to the e-mail with your entry form. Please ensure individual emails do not exceed 2MB maximum.

Do we have to attend?

Nominees or representatives of nominated individuals must be available on the night of the awards. By nominating yourselves you are committing to attending should you make it to the Ghana Insurance Awards finals.

What timeframe do the Ghana Insurance Awards cover?

Depending on the category, activities commenced, conducted or completed (Read each category guideline carefully) between April 2017 to April 2018 are eligible.

When and where will the winners be announced?

Winners will be announced on 27th July, 2018, Award Gala at Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel.

What is the benefit?

The Ghana Insurance Awards will Honour top class performance, professionalism and innovation across the Ghanaian Insurance industry and promote the growth of the industry through progressive competition, innovation and the adherence to the highest professional standards