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Who can Wales be proud of?

About the awards
All you need to know about the awards
Winners and finalists
View previous winners and finalists of the St David Awards
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About the awards

The St David Awards are the national awards of Wales.

Each year there are 10 St David Awards, the first 9 of which are nominated for by the public:

  • Business
  • Bravery
  • Community Spirit
  • Critical Worker (Key Worker)
  • Culture
  • Environment
  • Innovation, Science and Technology
  • Sport
  • Young Person
  • First Minister's Special Award

The finalists and winners are decided upon by the First Minister of the Welsh Government and his advisers.

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Who has inspired you? Who can Wales be proud of? The St David Awards recognise and celebrate the exceptional achievements of people from all walks of life in Wales and abroad.