Thank you for deciding to take part in the PEN National Awards – the only awards of their kind uniquely dedicated to celebrating the wonderful work being undertaken to improve the experience of care.

PENNA2020 timelines:

Dates for the 2020 awards will be confirmed shortly.  Typically the timeline is as follows:

September/October – Open for entries

Early January – Close for entries

Mid/End January  – Shortlist announced

March  – Awards Conference and Ceremony

PENNA fees (plus VAT)

These have been the fees for the past six years.  Fees for PENNA2020 will be confirmed:

First entry: £199 – includes one attendee place at the Awards Conference

Subsequent entries: £119 – no attendee places are included in the discounted Subsequent Award Entries

Additional seats at event: £169 – for entrants

Seats at event: £249 – for non-entrants

Please note paying members are eligible to 30% discount on fees

Register to enter or to attend PENNA

Please call 03333 447060 or email if you have any specific questions about entering or would like to register your interest in entering.  We will keep you updated on the key dates.


Your Entry for PENNA

Final details for PENNA2020 will be issued shortly.  In the mean time you may find these resources helpful:

  • For more information about the PEN National Awards categories, please download our Categories listing
  • For your convenience copies of the entry forms can be downloaded here on the following links.

Please note that these forms are for preparation only, and entries will only be accepted using the online submission form (please refer to your confirmation email for instructions how submit online)