This award celebrates the new ideas, processes, products, services, technologies and applications that have the greatest impact on an organisation’s start up success.
This award recognises a young enterprise, that has most successfully applied innovation, and is one year old, or less, at 31st May in the year of the award.
Only businesses trading for one year or less are eligible to apply.
Whilst the Award is made to a business entity, a woman must be the driving force behind the business.
If you won the Most Innovative Start-up of the Year Award last year then you are not eligible to enter the category this year.
Entry is free for affiliate members and ASB direct members, and costs £50 per entry for non-members.
The application should be submitted via the ASB website (see Awards Home Page for full application process).
Applicants will be asked to provide historical and forecast financial figures (in strict confidence) in support of their application.
Applications MUST be accompanied by two endorsements/references.
Applications MUST include a photo of the applicant, suitable for use in the event the applicant is shortlisted as a finalist.
Upload files must not exceed 2MB.
Criteria assessed (500 words max per criterion.)