how to enter

Download Entry Form

Entries are open to all small businesses, whether FSB members or not.

Please complete and upload this form or alternatively you can if you prefer design your own entry form, please note that judges score entries on specific criteria so be sure to include information on all questions in your redesigned form.

You will be able to edit this entry and add further entries to your submission once uploaded.

Please note: If you are uploading the same entry into another category, you will need to edit your entry form and make sure the correct category/categories are checked. If the category is not checked at time of judging, your entry may be classed as void and therefore not judged.

The questions relating to your entry are dependant on your chosen categories, so please take care when filling the form that the correct questions are answered in relation to the categories you are entering into.

For example, if you are entering Property and Construction Business of the Year you will be directed to fill section C of the form.

If your entry form does not match your online submission and category selection, your entry may be classed as a duplication error and may not be judged.

Please also upload your company logo, this should be in JPEG formant and not exceed 2MB.

Please ensure you read the terms and conditions before submitting an entry and if you need any tips on how best to complete your form please download our guide to entering awards PDF.

All entries will be free for FSB members and non members will be charged £50 + VAT entry fee.


All materials will remain confidential to the judges. Winning case studies may be used in post-event materials to promote best practice and permission will be sought from entrants before publishing these. 

Awards Launch - Entries Open
19 MAY
Entry Deadline
Judging Session
Shortlist Announced
Awards Ceremony