Sydney Young Entrepreneur

Sydney Young Entrepreneur Awards

Nominations are open for the 2024 Sydney Young Entrepreneur Awards

Sydney’s most prestigious awards event celebrating the achievements of young business leaders is back for 2024.

We are now seeking nominations from innovative Sydney-based entrepreneurs who are making waves in their industries. At Business News Australia, we aim to uncover and celebrate the visionaries who are driving the business landscape forward.

The Sydney Young Entrepreneur Awards provide a fantastic opportunity for recognition and the chance to join a dynamic community of young humans influencing Sydney and beyond.

Every entrant will be considered for a spot in Business News Australia’s Top 100 Young Entrepreneurs list.

The selection process will conclude with a gala dinner in Sydney this October, celebrating the city's most exceptional talent.

Winners will be invited to the Australian Young Entrepreneur Awards gala dinner, where they will join top entrepreneurs from across Australia.

This is more than just an awards night. It's about building strong connections, exchanging innovative ideas, and creating new business opportunities.

Why wait?

To qualify, you must be the founder of a Sydney-based business and born in 1985 or later.

Category winners will automatically be in the running for the national awards.

Read about the 2023 winners and finalists here:
Sibling founders of bootstrapped BABYBOO win Sydney Young Entrepreneur of the Year award
Sydney Young Entrepreneur Awards to highlight city’s forward-thinking founders

Finalists will be vying to win one of 20 category awards, and all will be considered for the Trailblazer and Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards.

The Australian Young Entrepreneur Awards celebrate diversity, and we strongly encourage participation from founders belonging to any group that is underrepresented in business. 


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