Helping It Happen Awards

Our awards programme to highlight how rural businesses across Scotland play a key role in helping rural Scotland thrive.

Helping It Happen Winners

Helping It Happen Awards

HIH National awards


Our national Helping It Happen Awards recognise the role of estates, farms and rural businesses who are helping rural Scotland thrive. 

Whether it's through providing affordable rural housing, supporting local businesses, or working with schools to support rural skills, Helping It Happen highlights the achievements of the forward-looking businesses who are making a real difference.

If you’re interested in entering our 2020 Helping It Happen Awards, please submit an entry by using our online forms here!

The deadline for entries is Wednesday 5 August 2020, so be sure to enter your business or nominante your deserving rural champions by then to ensure they are eligible!  

Winning the SLE Helping It Happen Award for Tourism in 2017 was a pivotal moment for us. It was the first major recognition we had received for the business we had created and it gave us the drive to keep moving forward.

Errichel House & Restaurant, Tourism Award Joint-Winner, 2017