Honouring the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses

Entry deadline: Friday 25th June 2021
Awards Ceremony: Wednesday 24th November 2021

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The Growing Business Awards are the most credible and highly valued recognition of exceptional growing businesses. Now entering their 23rd year we celebrate the strength, vision and resilience of fast-growing SMEs - these are the accolades that UK SMEs really want to win!

Since 1998, the Growing Business Awards have been bringing together and honouring some of the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses. Consistent high-quality of nominees, numerous categories and a finely-honed judging process have ensured the Growing Business Awards have made a name for themselves as a leading judge of past, current and future entrepreneurial success.

Select from our 25 categories to enter into the awards. All entries can be completed online and you can enter as many categories as you wish. The final deadline for entries is Friday 25th June 2021.

Your total entry fee will be deducted from any seats or tables you book to the awards ceremony on 24th November 2021.

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Key dates

Entry Deadline:

Friday 25th June 2021

Finalist Announcement:

Thursday 22 July 2021

Judging Day:

Friday 17th September 2021
(the shortlist are required to attend a 20 minute interview with a panel of judges.)

"The Growing Business Awards truly celebrate inspiring businesses and business leaders across the UK across a broad range of categories, so it was an honour to have stood out and been recognised as Innovator of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year. Entering the awards was an opportunity to tell our story, whilst winning the awards was a real boost to M Squared and the people who work so hard to make us a success.”

- Dr Graeme Malcolm OBE, CEO and founder, M Squared

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