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The University of York Enterprise Awards

The University of York Enterprise Awards

Tuesday 4th July from 6.30pm

The Merchant Adventurers Hall, York

For more information and to book your place: https://www.york.ac.uk/enterprise-works/university-of-york-enterprise-awards/

Apply now! Introducing The University of York Enterprise Awards: honouring the region’s top-tier talent.

There’s never been a more exciting time to invest, start and grow a business in York and North Yorkshire.

In the last 2 years, York was ranked as the 6th best place in the UK for start-ups,  2nd on the survival rate of these companies and was named the second-best city for independents, fighting off the impacts of COVID and cementing its role as a hub for British enterprise.

York is a great place for larger businesses to thrive; with: a highly skilled population, world-class universities, excellent transport links nationally and internationally, pronounced strengths in a range of high value sectors, a pioneering digital infrastructure, and outstanding business support networks.

At Enterprise Works, we champion the City, and our region, as vibrant, ambitious business locations, alive with ideas, skill and creativity, and a great place for anyone, from any community, to start, grow and scale their business.

We are delighted to launch The University of York Enterprise Awards at The Merchant Adventurers Hall, York from 6.30pm on 4 July to recognise the best of enterprise in York and North Yorkshire and shine a light on our fantastic local businesses, teams, talent and creativity.

Any company from the University community, York or North Yorkshire can apply. Our application process is simple – just tell us why you should win in less than 400 words!

The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 2nd June.

Award categories:

  • Best Growing Business
  • Star Enterpriser – Individual
  • Star Enterprise Team
  • Best Business Idea
  • Best Enterprise Education Programme
  • Delivering Social Impact Award


APPLY NOW:  https://www.york.ac.uk/enterprise-works/university-of-york-enterprise-awards/

Shortlisted applicants will receive a complimentary ticket to the awards ceremony. Please save the date in your diary.

This is your invitation to mix with some of the region’s brightest minds. Learn more about their contributions to the local and wider UK economy, from sparks of ideas to trailblazing CSR campaigns.

We look forward to receiving your application.