Young Inspiring Businesswoman of the Year

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For the entrepreneurs who have started their business at 30 years of age and under  - you’ve already accomplished a great deal. We want to celebrate your success. Judges will be looking for young entrepreneurs that have seized the opportunity, whichever type of business you started or industry – tell us how great it is.


Those who can apply 

  • Businesswomen who started their business at 30 years of age and under
  • Affliate members
  • ASB direct members 
  • Non-members (£50/entry)

Those who can't

Last year's winner in same category 

Awards Application Guide

Criteria assessed

Criteria assessed (500 words max per criterion.)

  • Tell us briefly about you and your business (100 words max)
  • Tell us a bit about your current success
  • Explain why this is impressive for your size and compared to any competitors
  • Share your evidence of successful business performance
  • Evidence that you’re building a scalable business or brand, what are your future growth plans

Make Your Application

  1. Complete online application
    • Only applications submitted online through the ASB website will be considered
    • It is recommened that you read the Awards Application Guide before starting
    • Save regularily during your application
  2. Upload finalist photo
    • Choose photo (individual or team) suitable for use if shortlisted as a finalist
  3. Attach evidence documents, a video url and supporting files*
    • Support your application by uploading documents such as financials, endorsements or references as well as adding link to a personal video
Open date: 9am, Tuesday 27th April, 2021
Closing date: Midnight, Friday 25th June, 2021
The shortlisted finalists will be asked to attend an interview with the judging panel
Shortlisted finalists interview:: Online, during the w/c
Awards dinner: Sunday 26th September - Virtual Afternoon Tea
Upload files must not exceed 1MB. *optional
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Finalists are required to attend the Awards Dinner.