Sponsored by Goldman Sachs

The Entrepreneur of the Year Award recognises an individual who has demonstrated significant success in business over the past 2 years since 1 June 2019. Success may take many forms, but may include growth, profitability, flexibility, and overcoming challenges. Overall, judges will be looking for an individual with demonstrable entrepreneurial spirit.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 25th June 2021 at 5pm. 

There is no charge to enter the Heropreneurs Awards, nor for winners to attend the drinks reception on 2nd December 2021 at the Warwick Business School offices in The Shard, London. 

Entry Criteria

  • The entrant must be former UK Armed Forces service personnel, OR a military spouse/partner. 

  • The entrant must be directly responsible for the considerable success of at least one business. 

  • The nominee's business(es) can be any age or size. 

  • Examples of success must cover the period 1st June 2019 to 31st May 2021. 

Entrepreneur of the Year 2021

Entrepreneur of the Year 2021

Sponsored by Goldman Sachs

Nomination Form Tips

  • Read the questions carefully. Make sure you answer them all with the information required. 

  • Provide a narrative – not bullet points. However, remember that we are not looking for perfect written English. Above all, the Judges are assessing your passion, innovation and drive.

  • Remember, the Judges will be looking for information about what makes this specific person a possible winner and deserving of the title ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’. 

  • Reference the skills learned in military life that have made this person a successful entrepreneur. 

  • Each question has a maximum word count. Consider and stick to what information is relevant to your answer, as you will not be able to go over the word count.

  • Please note, if you quit the browser before submitting your nomination, your work will not be saved. 

  • Consider drafting your answers in Word (keep an eye on the word count), then complete the form using copy-and-paste. That way you can revisit your details before making your final submission. 

  • If you are nominating someone and you do not have the information to answer some of the questions then please leave the field blank. If necessary, we will contact the nominee to request the information.

Entrepreneur of the Year 2021 Award nomination form

Nominator Details (if applicable)

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