The British Chess Educational Trust (BCET) is inviting nominations for the BCET Awards 2022. With over the board chess resuming in 2021 after a break of nearly 18 months we will be interested to hear in the citation as to how successful the return to OTB chess has been for the Club/School in addition to the usual details of the school/club’s achievements, activities, and actions taken to develop and improve the standards of the Juniors of the school/club.
The award is an engraved board, set of wooden pieces and a digital clock. This is a valuable award and it acts as encouragement and incentive to the schools or junior clubs. The ECF website (Awards – Resource (ecfresource.co.uk) lists the schools/clubs that have received the award in the past, with some citations, and please note that a school/club can apply again for an award if the last award was not recent and where a further award is justified. The item below is from the ECF website, suitably adjusted to reflect a revised closing date for nominations: