Can evidence through 5 business endorsements, 2 student endorsements and 1 parent endorsement, the commitment to delivering a minimum of 3 of the 6 below:

Endorsements can be filled in here

  • Careers fair
  • CV & interview workshop
  • Work experience undertaken
  • Business talk in assembly
  • Enterprise activity day
  • Enterprise Advisor in place


  • The school will have already received verification of Stage 1 (Recognised). 
  • Only when Stage 2 is verified can a school process its application for Stage 3. 
  • Successful applications to each Stage are reviewed every 2 years. A school can move up each stage at any time following verification.
  • A school is only verified once a member of the Young Chamber Board has confirmed the evidence provided to complete a Stage. 
  • If the evidence provided does not satisfy the compliance for meeting that Stage’s criteria, a school has the option to stay at its current Stage and apply again when new evidence can be supplied. 

Evidence and Verification

  • Endorsements sent through either an email address or form on the Chamber website
  • Endorsements must be linked to a specific commitment from the list
  • 1 endorsement for each commitment is counted towards the overall total
  • All endorsements are confirmed in writing to the school and a request to evidence and confirm the commitment taking place
  • Evidence kept on record and verified with two signatures from the young chamber board

Success of each applicant:

On the success of an application the applicant is awarded recognition in the following way.

  • Receive a revised physical certificate in the post with one ‘Red Tick’ on the badge for 3 items.
  • A revised digital badge to use online

For stage 3 (Commended) please click here


Apply Today

To enter the award scheme you must register your interest here and a member of the Young Chamber team will be in touch.

The awards are free to enter and aim to provide a platform not only to recognise the work already happening within education, but to create a springboard for new relationships between businesses and education.

For any questions on this awards scheme please contact nova.fairbank@norfolkchamber.co.uk

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