Small Business Showcase: Startup of the Year

Are you the “Startup of the Year”?

startupaward2The Guardian’s Small Business Showcase competition is now calling for entries for Startup of the Year.

If your business is up to 18 months old and you feel like you’ve made a real difference or impact in the short time you’ve been trading – apply for the Startup of the Year category.

To enter, you need to explain what you have done to propel your business forward and what results you have seen whilst turning your idea into reality. The more innovative the better and really describe how you’ve made the most of the support & resources around you.

The competition is open to UK based companies only and this category closes on 5th Feb 2016.

Enter and find out more here.

The Guardian’s Small Business Showcase

Enter the Guardian’s Small Business Showcase competition and shout about your achievementsguardian small business

Are you particularly proud of something your business has achieved? Have you excelled in a certain area and think you should be recognised for your success? Don’t be modest; enter yourself and your business into the Small Business Showcase.  

There are seven categories celebrating different aspects of best practice; each will be announced in the Guardian’s Small Business Network newsletter (sign up here).

The first category to be announced is ‘Innovation in Funding’ where you can submit your funding story; did you do something crazy, extraordinary, or risky to raise your start up capital? For details on how to enter and tips for a winning submission, follow this link. Please note the deadline for the Innovation in Funding category is Friday 14th August.