Rules & Eligibility

  • Any business or entrepreneur living or operating in the areas shown on the map can apply.
  • Businesses must be in their first 2 years of trading as at 31st December 2016.
  • All entries to be received by 28th February 2017.
  • All shortlisted applicants will be interviewed by a judge. The judges will be made up of nominated representatives from the sponsors.
  • The winner will take part in a presentation on Friday 7th April 2017.
  • The judges’ decision is final. All entrants will be notified in writing that their entry has been received.
  • All entrants will be notified in writing as to whether they are a finalist or have been unsuccessful by 10th March 2017.
Geographical area of eligibility

Confidentiality - All entrants are assured of the complete confidentiality of information supplied as part of, and in support of, their submissions.