Application for Graduate Employer of the Year Award

As the final and most prestigious award, Graduate Employer of the Year - sponsored by Symphony Talent - seeks to identify best practice in graduate recruitment. This award will consider how organisations attract, develop and retain graduates and how they have delivered their promises consistently during the last year.

You have been invited to enter this award because you have already been shortlisted at the TARGETjobs Awards - so this is an exclusive invitation.


The closing date is 5:00pm Wednesday 18th August 2021 and no entries can be accepted after this date.

Submissions must answer all questions and must not exceed stated word limits.

All organisations submitting entries for the Graduate Employer of the Year Award 2021 must also encourage at least 6 recent graduates to submit a Graduate Response by the same closing date.

Please forward the link below to your recent graduates to ensure that at least 6 complete the form by the closing date:

Individual company information will be used solely to judge the Graduate Employer of the Year Award and will be treated confidentially between the sponsor, Symphony Talent, and the TARGETjobs Awards judges.

Symphony Talent will not share any individual company information with any third parties not related to this purpose. Data will be analysed collectively and may form a benchmarking report related to this event. Full details of our data privacy policy are available here.

Your responses should be saved automatically each time you click 'Next'; this will allow you to revisit and complete your entry if necessary. However, during the period of entry completion, please ensure you use the same device and refrain from using a private window or deleting your internet cookies.

Thank you for your contribution.