The work that has gone into the Heart of Hawick project has been recognised by several bodies, who have awarded us the following prizes:
- Scottish Urban Regeneration Forum: Place award
- 2008 Edinburgh Architectural Association Design Awards - Regeneration and Conservation Award
- 2008 Scottish Design Awards – Joint winners of the Regeneration Award
- 2008 Enterprising Britain awards – Winner of the Scottish competition
- Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning
- Civic Trust Awards 2009
By winning the Scottish heat of the Enterprising Britain award, we were shortlisted for the national competition. The results were announced at a ceremony in 11 Downing Street on 16 October 2008. The winners were Scarborough Renaissance partnership. Further information is available on the BERR website at: http://www.enterprisingbritain.org/news While Heart of Hawick did not win the British award, we competed to become one of the top twelve enterprising areas in Britain, and were one of three arts and culture led projects shortlisted amongst the 12 winners.