Recognising outstanding and elite entrepreneurial talent emerging from Scotland

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2020 marks our 21st year as custodian of the Elevator Awards! A springboard for growth; many finalists and winners have gone on to become successful national and international players in their specific sector.

*2020 Elevator Awards moved to 5th November due to COVID-19*

For over 20 years, The Elevator Awards have been celebrating and encouraging business success, entrepreneurial excellence and outstanding community-driven initiatives, supporting Scotland’s vision of becoming a world-leading entrepreneurial and innovative society.

A springboard for growth; many finalists and winners have gone on to become successful national and international players in their specific sector. Register and submit your entry today! The deadline for submitting your awards application is September 1st 2020.

Winners and finalists from previous years can be found here

2020 Award Categories

  • New Start of the Year sponsored by Business Gateway
  • Business Success Under 5 Years sponsored by Aberdein Considine
  • Business Success Over 5 Years sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Innovation of the Year sponsored by Murgitroyd
  • Social Enterprise of the Year open for sponsorship 
  • Spirit of Enterprise sponsored by Knight Property 
  • Founder of the Year sponsored by Elevator
  • Young Entrepreneur of the Year sponsored by University of Aberdeen
  • Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year sponsored by TechX at The Oil & Gas Technology Centre
  • Entrepreneur of the Year sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland

View the full list of categories and criteria »

Register and enter the awards »