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Enterprise Nation announce female start up of the year competition – enter now

With this year’s UK festival returning on 22 October, entries are now open for an award that not only celebrates a superstar start-up founder, but gives them access to amazing, business-boosting prizes.

Whether you’ve created an innovative product or disrupted a traditional marketplace, with support from TSB we’re looking for entrants with a clear vision of their start-up’s direction – and ambitious plans for growth.


  • Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Applicants must be Enterprise Nation members – sign up for free
  • All information submitted in your entry will be shared with the judging panel
  • Finalists must have a ticket to join the Festival of Female Entrepreneurs on 22 October 2021
  • Finalists must be available to pitch live at Festival of Female Entrepreneurs on 22 October 2021
  • Must be a UK based company with no more than 10 employees that has been trading for up to 5 years
  • Only one application per applicant may be submitted
  • All questions within the application form must be answered in order for the application to qualify
  • All applications must be submitted by Wednesday 22 September at 5pm

Got questions? Email for support

Find out more and apply here

Posted on 7th September 2021 in Funding and awards