The application criteria is as follows: Jointly run by the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and the Leonard Cheshire Disability, the awards recognise the achievements of disabled entrepreneurs who have set up their own company and excel in their chosen business field.
In other news, Sleep Cogni, being developed to help clinicians and healthcare professionals treat people suffering from sleeping issues, has received a grant from Innovate UK.
The investment comes after the company raised £485,000 in a round led by Mercia Fund Management and brings the firm’s total to seven figures.
The winners will be presented with the award at a cocktail reception in London on November 14Alex Durrant, the CEO and co-founder, will join the cohort of 12 entrepreneurs in San Francisco for the 12-week initiative ran by NASDAQ.
Selected entrepreneurs will receive free business mentoring from industry leaders, personal coaching, training and resources, valued at approximately 0,000.
Commenting on the news, Durrant said: “I am very excited to represent the UK within the home of tech.
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