Entry guidelines

  • Entry to the Tech South West Awards is free
  • Entrants must be based within Bath, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset or Wiltshire. ​If the organisation is headquartered elsewhere, but has a regional office, it may still enter. This must be detailed in the entry form. 
  • Every entry will also be automatically placed in the Cluster Awards category for the relevant geographical area
  • The judges will be looking for a good story, well told, and backed up with solid metrics.
  • All entries must be submitted online via the Tech South West website.
  • You must register on this website to enter these awards. You will be automatically signed up as a free Tech South West member. Unsubscribe at any time by emailing hello@techsouthwest.co.uk 
The 2023 awards


You will be able to nominate for the People’s Choice Award. The entry date  will be announced on Twitter. You cannot nominate yourself for the People’s Choice Award – this will go to public vote. You can nominate another person/organisation for the People’s Choice Award on Twitter or LinkedIn, or via our online form.

What are we looking for?

Evidence, examples, facts and figures, stand out achievements and testimonials. Try to be as detailed as possible to showcase your achievements.

Anthony Story and Niki Davies present the 2023 awards
Winning at the 2023 awards


Each judge will be assigned several categories based on their expertise, and will be issued a scorecard to assess each entry. Each category has several judges. The full shortlist is announced in September.
Any questions, get in touch at hello@techsouthwest.co.uk
Read the terms of entry here.