Are you the next Rising Star?

Are you the next Rising Star?

Tech Nation has launched Rising Stars - the newest and most exciting pitch competition for early-stage businesses.

Building on the success of Northern Stars (run by Tech North), the competition is now going national to discover the best tech startups from every corner of the UK - from Cornwall to Inverness and everywhere in between. The reward for the winners? An exclusive prize package designed to take your business to the next level, including access to leading mentors and investors, pitch training, a big hitting press campaign and much more.

Are you eligible to enter?

If you’re thinking about entering your tech startup into the inaugural Rising Stars competition, you’ll need to meet the following criteria:

  • Your business has been going for 1-3 years
  • Its HQ is in the UK
  • A digital tech business with a product or service to sell
  • You’re at seed to pre-Series A funding stage. Bootstrapped? If so, we’re looking for businesses with annual revenues up to £1.5m
  • You have at least one active client or pilot
  • You can commit to Rising Stars dates outlined in the timeline
  • Last but not least, you’ve got the ambition to grow and scale

How to enter

Entries are now open for the 2018 competition. Simply follow the link below, and complete the application form today.

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