Entry Rules

Terms and Conditions

  1. You may enter up to 2 categories
  2. All entries as well as supporting documents must be submitted online, if you have any queries about hard copies of evidence please contact the team
  3. The competition is open to all businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire who commenced business before January 2016
  4. If you commenced business after January 2016, you can enter up to 2 categories from Best New Business, The Green Award, Entrepreneur of the Year, Young Business Person of the Year, Website of the Year, Apprentice of the Year and Networking Group of the Year
  5. Entry is FREE
  6. Entrants must have less than 250 employees at the time of entering or be self employed
  7. A sponsor cannot enter an award in the category that they are sponsoring
  8. Each category has different requirements in terms of length of time in business or age of entrant – please see individual awards for specific rules
  9. The comments made on your application form should be accurate to the best of your knowledge
  10. The Judges will be representatives from each of the sponsors and guest judges, who are well respected experts in their field
  11. The Judges reserve the right to move your application to another category or to add you to another category
  12. The Judges’ decision is final
  13. By entering these awards, you agree to our business partners and sponsors having access to your contact details
  14. Entrants must be available for consultation with the Judges should the need arise
  15. By entering the awards you agree to partake in publicity of the awards, including the use of any images taken
  16. Should a category not receive sufficient entries, it will be withdrawn from the Awards Ceremony
  17. Entries will only be accepted on the official entry form
  18. Entry is completed solely on your application form, there will be no site visits
  19. The closing date for all entries is the Thursday 5th July 2018 at 5pm
  20. We reserve the right to extend the deadline
  21. All finalists will be required to attend the Grand Final evening at their own cost
  22. The Grand Final takes place on Thursday 11th October 2018.
  23. Refund policy – Grand Final Tickets, there is a 100% refund up to 60 days of the event, 50% refund within 60 days of the event and zero refund within 30 days of event
  24. You may enter more than one category up to a total of two. Each entry must be submitted on a separate entry form.
  25. By entering the awards, you authorise us to use personal data collected during the registration process for the purposes of administering the awards, and receiving/circulating further information regarding the awards and other relevant events from time to time. To opt out please email emily@eventsandpr.co.uk