The Gateshead Awards, presented annually by the Mayor of Gateshead, celebrates all those who have made a real difference to the lives of others in the borough.
The Awards recognise the hard work and dedication of volunteers, carers and everyone else who goes out of their way to make the Borough a better place to live, work and visit.
The shortlist for the Awards has now been finalised and we would like you to vote for your winners. Find out more about the nominees in each category.
And your winner is...
Tick one box in each category.
Vote for your winners
The closing date for votes is Wednesday 8 March 2017.