Shortlist for the Nominet Internet Awards published

We’re pleased to announce the shortlist of entries for the Nominet Internet Awards 2014.

After receiving many strong entries, a shortlist of 36 organisations and initiatives has been selected to contest the five categories.

You can show your support for the shortlisted projects and organisations by tweeting #NIA2014 alongside the name of the project you would like to win in each category.

A panel of experts, including Eben Upton, the Founder of Raspberry Pi and Chi Onwurah, MP & Shadow Cyber Security Minister, will select the winners, who will be announced at an awards ceremony on Thursday 3rd July at the London Film Museum, hosted by technology journalist Kate Russell.

A full list of shortlisted entries in each category can be found below:

Innovative Internet Business  

Online Skills and Training

Making the Internet a Safer Place

Doing Good Online

Digital Innovation in Public Services

The annual awards are open to any organisation or individual who is doing great work online, whether it benefits their business, the wider economy, local communities or the UK’s internet users in general.

Last year’s winners included; Brightside Online Mentoring, a charity that helps young people access the education and career opportunities through online mentoring, and Oii My Size, a website and campaign that was developed by a group of young women to raise awareness of the dangers of sexting and sharing online content. 

For more information about the awards visit: http://nia.nominet.org.uk

Get in touch

If you have any questions relating to the awards or your entry you can contact us on 01865 332211 or by email to internetawards@nominet.org.uk.

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