In 2021, we’re celebrating the 10 year anniversary of WeDO Scotland Awards. Our Awards rank in the most highly respected accolades for the entrepreneurial and business communities in Scotland.  With 9 Awards categories, this year we’ve introduced 2 new Awards: Eco Entrepreneur of the Year and Employee Owned Business of the Year.

The application process is comprehensive and 2 finalists in each Award category are interviewed by our Judging Panels.  The Awards are open to both members & non-members of WeDO Scotland, there is no charge to enter.

Please note that the deadline for receipt of applications is 5pm on Tuesday 14th September.
We welcome direct applications as well as nominations.  To apply or nominate someone, please click on the images below.

Voted for by the WeDO Executive Team – not available to enter.

Sponsored by fatBuzz

Voted for by the WeDO Scotland Executive Team.

Sponsored by OpusXenta.

No age nor trading time limits.

Sponsored by NorDan UK.

Can demonstrate a substantial contribution to environmental sustainability – no age trading nor trading time limits.

Sponsored by Boda Bars.

35 years and under – no trading time limits.

Sponsored by Discover Chiropractic.

A company which can demonstrate exceptional levels of sales growth. No age nor trading time limits.

Sponsored by Anderson Anderson Brown.

A business which has successfully transitioned to employee ownership.  No age nor trading time limits.

Sponsored by Azets.

Any product manufactured in Scotland.  No age nor time trading limits.

Sponsored by Amplifi Solutions.

Self-developed or acquired technology which has maximised the performance of a business.  No age nor time trading limits.

Sponsored by Scottish Business Resilience CentreExercise In A Box

Business which has been trading for 2 years or less.  No age limits.

Sponsored by Beyond The Numbers.

The Awards process entails 3 stages:

STAGE 1 – Deadline 14th September at 5pm

Complete the application form and return it to us.

Shortlist applicants announced on 23rd September.

STAGE 2 – Deadline 7th October at 5pm

Complete the stage 2 application form and return it to us.  Applicants are also required to submit a 3 minute video introducing themselves and their business to support their application.

Finalists announced on 21st October.


2 finalists for each Award are shortlisted by the Judges and are required to attend a panel interview lasting 30 minutes.  We will confirm whether these interviews will take place face-to-face or online via Zoom.

FINALISTS INTERVIEWS – Monday 25th October – times to be confirmed.

Click HERE to meet our Judging Panels.

A limited number of Early Bird tickets, half tables of 5 and tables of 10 are now on sale.  These are sold on a first come, first served basis and once the allocations have been reached, tickets will revert to standard prices.  To find out more & book, click on the image above or HERE.

Take a look at the video highlights from our 2019 Awards Ceremony & Dinner below to find out why our Awards are an event you won’t want to miss!



Click HERE to view our 2019 Award winners.

The sole beneficiary of our fundraising activity at the event will be our nominated charity partner My Name’5 Doddie Foundation.