The annual CSJ Awards programme recognises effective poverty fighting groups from across the UK. Cash prizes of £10,000 are awarded to charities, small voluntary groups and other local projects that display innovation and effectiveness in addressing the root causes of poverty, turning lives around and reversing social breakdown.

About the CSJ Awards

Now in its eleventh year, the CSJ Awards have brought over 90 winning voluntary groups to the attention of the national media and policy makers and nearly £500,000 has been given out to date. Winners are announced at the awards ceremony, which is attended by politicians, celebrities and the media.

Apply for a CSJ Award

We are searching for the best community-based projects throughout the UK that are helping people trapped in cycles of poverty, breakdown or disadvantage to transform their lives.

£10,000 awards available for winning organisations.

Sponsor the CSJ Awards

There are a number of exciting ways in which individuals, companies, trusts and foundations can partner with the CSJ to deliver this valuable and influential Awards programme.

Previous Awards

Here you will find details of all previous Awards and winners