• Award 16: The Chef of the Year Award, sponsored by BaxterStorey

    Baxter Story

  • Criteria:

  • Open to chefs in all organisations across Scotland, this award seeks to highlight the individual whose exceptional knowledge, experience and technical skills have set them apart from their colleagues, peers and competitors.

  • Please note:

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    - ALL boxes must be completed in order for the entry to be submitted. If a certain requirement is not applicable, please indicate "N/A" in the respective box.
    - Only links to entrant's own website will be counted. No third party web links are permitted.
    - Attachments may be sent by clicking on the "Select Files" button at the end of this form.
    - Maximum combined size of all attached files: 8mb per nomination.


    Nominations MUST include the following supporting information:

  • Describe the candidate’s unique skills, raw talent, exemplary work ethic, creativity, originality, revered reputation and principal achievements to date. (Maximum 150 words).
  • Provide an abbreviated copy of the individual’s CV which outlines their qualifications, career progression, academic and commercial success, past employment and award wins. (Maximum 150 words or a one-page CV attachment).
  • Outline the individual’s commitment to the use of fresh Scottish produce and their knack for the identification or creation of new trends. (Maximum 150 words).
  • Describe how the individual has helped the business to increase productivity and/or profitability. (Maximum 150 words and/or a precise link to the relevant page on the establishment’s website).
  • Outline how the individual has supported the development of the profession for the benefit of the industry as a whole. (Maximum 150 words).
  • Provide evidence of the respect and high regard in which the individual is held by their peers, employers and/or clients and customers. (Maximum 150 words or a one-page testimonial or letter of praise).
  • Substantiating Evidence

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