FAQs: HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards Sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional
If you’re interested in entering the British Hairdressing Awards 2022, then it’s important you have all the facts so you’re up to speed on the rules and requirements for submitting your entry. Below we have your British Hairdressing Awards FAQs with details on everything you need to know about the entry process.
When is the awards ceremony?
The British Hairdressing Awards 2022 will be held on Monday 28 November 2022 at JW Grosvenor House Hotel.
When do tickets go on sale?
Tickets for the awards evening will be available to purchase closer to the event. We will announce this on social media or be in touch via email to invite you.
Do you have hotel recommendations or booking service?
To assist you with your travel arrangements, we have arranged a FREE accommodation and travel booking service with Jigsaw Conferences Ltd, who have arranged an allocation of rooms to be held at hotels near the venue, however if you have a preferred hotel please let Jigsaw know and they will negotiate the best rate for your stay. Rates are only available if booked by calling +44 (0)20 8945 5030, please book early to avoid any disappointment.
What is the last date to get my entry submitted?
All entries must be submitted by 5pm on Friday 1 July 2022.
How do I enter?
Please make sure you download and read the Entry Form at the top of the category page before entering.
You must enter your images online through our Evessio site, as well as sending in your final hard copy images to Lizzi Diggins, M Squared Media, Allington House, 25 High Street, Wimbledon, SW19 5DX.
Do I have to pay to enter?
No, there is no charge to enter the awards. The only cost involved is if you wish to attend the awards ceremony on Monday 28 November 2022 at JW Grosvenor House Hotel.
I have won the same category three times – can I enter the same category again?
No, you can’t unless there has been a two-year gap from the last year you won to the year you’d like to enter again.
Can I enter more than one category?
Yes, you can. However please ensure you have submitted each separate entry and they are in the transactions section of your account.
You can only enter Trend Image of the Year once.
Make sure each entry is unique in its content. The judges can become familiar with repeated entries.
Can I enter my Schwarzkopf Professional British Colour Technician of the Year images into a regional category?
Yes, you can. If entering Schwarzkopf Professional British Colour Technician of the Year, the same eight images can be entered into a region.
Can I submit more than one entry under the same account login?
Yes, one account can be created for multiple entries including entries for different Salons/Entrants. Please ensure the correct details for the entrant are completed on the entry form.
Important: You will need to zip or compress the file before uploading. For information on how to zip a file please use this link.
The Awards system supports png, jpeg, jpg, gif, pdf, doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx, txt, rtf, zip, 7z, mp3, eps, ai. files only.
Individual files larger than 40MB may result in the upload failing and, in some circumstances, cause your entry information to be lost. If the files are of the correct format and less than 40MB in size, then select and upload the file.
If I reach the shortlist, is there anything else I need to do?
You will be asked to submit a further four images if you are selected as a finalist in all categories other than Trend Image of the Year and Newcomer of the Year, which will then be judged again.
Newcomer of the Year will need to submit a further two images to be judged again.
Trend Image only enter the one image in the first round.
Do I need to complete the online entry form and submit straight away?
No – the entry form can be saved by clicking ‘Save for Later’ and returned to at any point by logging back in and selecting ‘Saved Items’.
Is there a word limit on the answers?
Only on select questions. To view the word limits, select ‘enter now’ on the category you wish to enter, then login or create an account. You will be directed to the online entry form showing the question-and-answer fields.