Southern Oxfordshire New Business Competition 2017

Are you a new business that has achieved great success in the last two years? If so the Southern Oxfordshire New Business Competition is for you!

The Prize

The winner will receive a 12 month package of support including a free serviced office or workshop, expert marketing and social media advice, IT consultancy and support, skilled accountancy services, a full programme of business mentoring and publicity.

Rules and Eligibility

  • Any business or entrepreneur living or operating in the south of the County.
  • businesses must be in their first 2 years of trading as at 31st December 2016.
  • all shortlisted applicants will be interviewed by a judge. The judges will be made up of nominated representatives from the sponsors.
  • the winner must be available to take part in a presentation on 7th April 2017.

To Enter

Describe in 100 words or less what you have learnt and achieved in your first two years in business. For example you could show how you have achieved growth in your market, overcome any obstacles, or how you have realised a dream. The judges are looking for the brightest rising starts in local business, no matter their trade or industry.

Applications are now open and close 28 February 2017. Competition details and application form are available at

SO Business is a proud sponsor of the #SONBC.