Thu 30 March 2017
The 2017 Enterprising Britain Awards are now open for entries. Organisations wishing to apply can register and enter their application via this website. The closing date for completed applications is 3rd June 2017.
The Awards are open to UK public organisations that are local, regional or national and to private organisations working in partnership with public sector bodies or organisations and have been run each year since 2003.
There are 4 categories in the awards, and for 2017 there will be a new emphasis on projects that can demonstrate their impact on Scale Up within their activity. This overall focus on Scale Up can apply to a project submitted in any of the 4 categories.
The award categories in 2017 have remained the same as in recent years and are:
- Promoting entrepreneurial spirit
- Building enterprise skills
- Improving the business environment
- Support for exporting
One of the four category winners will also receive the prestigious title of "Most Enterprising Place in Britain" and additionally two of the winners will be selected as the UK entries for the European Enterprise Promotion Awards.