Deadline For Startups Awards Closes Tomorrow


Companies looking to apply for the Startups Awards have just one day left to submit their applications.

The deadline for the 12th annual Startup Awards is 25th September, a deadline that was extended due to the overwhelming response to this year’s awards.

The awards are held to recognise and celebrate the success of the UK’s newest and most innovative businesses that have been trading for four years or less.

This year’s Startups Awards is sponsored by British business insurance broker Simply Business, and has been organised by

There is a total of 15 awards given out at the event, across a range of categories.

The full list of categories are:

  • App of the Year
  • Tech Business of the Year
  • Innovative Business of the Year
  • Franchisee of the Year
  • Service Business of the Year
  • Product Business of the Year
  • Young Entrepreneur of the Year 
  • Venture Funded Business of the Year
  • Lean Start-up of the Year
  • Crowdfunded Business of the Year
  • Women in Business Award
  • Export Business of the Year
  • Retail Business of the Year
  • People’s Champion (voted for by the public)
  • Simply Business Startups Business of the Year Award

The 2015 ceremony will be held on Friday 27th November at the Vinopolis, near London Bridge, and will be hosted by comedian Alun Cochrane.

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