The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise recognise and encourage the outstanding achievements of UK businesses in the fields of:​

  • ​Innovation; ​
  • nternational Trade; ​
  • Sustainable Development; and, ​
  • romoting Opportunity (through social mobility).   ​

​The UK is full of exciting and innovative businesses  and the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise is a great way of celebrating their success. ​

​Whether a small business with a great innovative product or service, or a larger company running an impressive social mobility programme, this award is a prestigious way to recognise your contribution to enterprise.​

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are open to applications from almost all businesses of all sizes throughout the UK in every sector. ​

How to apply

  • Almost all UK businesses (including non profit) can apply.
  • The application process is free. ​
  • All applications must be made online.
  • You may apply for more than one category. ​
  • The application process for the 2019 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise closes at midday on Wednesday 12th September 2018. ​
  • All entry forms, eligibility criteria and information on how to apply is available at