A St John Ambulance panel will be selecting several standout
individuals to be recognised at the Everyday Heroes celebration
evening on the 24 September 2018 at Hilton London Bankside Hotel.
The overview below outlines what the panel will be looking for in
each area category.
Applications for each category should address the following
- What happened and which first aid skill was used?
- What was the immediate impact of their actions?
- What was the wider impact of their actions?
Nominations have now closed.
Details of how to nominate for the 2019 awards will be announced
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Guy Evans Young Heroes
Guy Evans Young Hero of the Year Award, (in memory of Guy
Evans), recognises an extraordinary young person, under the age of
18, who has saved a life with first aid or has made an
extraordinary first aid achievement. This award is in honour of Guy
Evans, who died when first aid might have given him a chance to
An individual or team of people that has used first aid to save
a life or made an extraordinary first aid achievement whilst at
work (this can be on a colleague or visitor to the workplace).
Community Heroes recognises an individual or team of people who
have used first aid to make a difference in a specific community
scenario, or has made an extraordinary first aid achievement in
their community over a period of time.
A pillar in their community, they will have gone the extra mile
to have a positive impact on an individual, group, or the community
as a whole, by using first aid in their community or by extensive
first aid education, campaigning, or fundraising for lifesaving
community equipment. If the nomination refers to a specific first
aid incident, individuals may include family members, teachers, or
More information can be found in our entry regulations.
The St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards also celebrates our
volunteers who make it all possible. On the evening, we also
announce our Volunteer of the Year and Lifetime Contribution to St
John Volunteering awards.
Please note your personal information submitted in the
nomination form is only seen by the judging panel. We don’t share
your personal data with any third party and your personal data will
not be used for any purposes other than judging Everyday Heroes
without your consent. For more information, see our privacy