Fund title: Growing Business Awards – Launch of 2013 Round
Focus of fund/fund aims:
To celebrate the achievements of the UK’s innovative high-growth businesses.
August 2013 (exact date to be confirmed)
The Growing Business Awards (GBAs) is an independent awards programme run in association with the CBI and Real Business Association.
The awards celebrate the achievements of the UK’s innovative high-growth businesses. However, it is not just well-established companies that the GBA honours; the awards welcome applications from new, innovative businesses.
Category winners will be presented with an award and benefit from the publicity, media promotion and brand exposure associated with the event.
The 2013 categories open to entries are as follows:
- Company of the Year
- Entrepreneur of the Year
- Young Company of the Year
- Young Entrepreneur of the Year
- Export Champion of the Year
- The Made in Britain Award
- Digital Champion
- The Local Hero Award
- Innovator of the Year
The Awards are open to any business that is independently owned, employs fewer than 1,000 people and is based in the UK. Some categories have more specific entry requirements.
2013 awards ceremony date and venue: 23 October at London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square.