Welcome to the SME Cambridgeshire Business Awards

Welcome to the third year of the SME Cambridgeshire Business Awards, a credible opportunity to support and share in our vision to raise the profile of  industrious, hardworking and enterprising SME’s.

Business awards are a sought after accolade of achievement, a veritable endorsement of success in business which offers exceptional marketing and PR opportunities as well as increasing your credibility and standing in the eyes of your peers and your customers.

Of course, it feels pretty wonderful too! 

You can enter up to 2 different categories.


What is an SME Award?

SME stands for – Small Medium Enterprise.  Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are businesses whose personnel numbers are 250 employees or less, with the abbreviation “SME” being used in the European Union. SMEs are also said to be responsible for driving innovation and competition in many economic sectors.



The Awards

The Cambridge Independent SME Cambridgeshire Business Awards are made up of 18 awards categories and 3 public vote categories that allow any successful business in Cambridgeshire to enter these prestigious awards. All entries are judged by up to 4 of our panel of judges. If you want your business to shine, this IS the best possible way to hit the spotlight. The pinnacle of the awards is the Grand Celebration, a black tie evening at Newmarket Racecourse on Thursday 2nd July 2020.
Apprentice of the Year
Best Enterprising Business*
Best New Business*
Business Innovation*
Business Person of the Year*
Business Woman of the Year*
Business of the Year less than 50 Employees*
Business of the Year more than 50 Employees*
Community Business of the Year*
Employer of the Year*
Entrepreneur of the Year
High Growth Business of the Year*
Networking Group of the Year
Not for Profit Business of the Year
Service Excellence*
The Green Award*
Website of the Year*
Young Business Person of the Year*