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Prolific North Tech Awards returns for 2023 – discount for our community and entries close September 1st!

Entries are now officially open for 2023’s Prolific North Tech Awards! FinTech North is delighted to be working in partnership with Prolific North on the FinTech company of the Year award.

Returning to Old Trafford Stadium on 9th November, these awards have fast become a staple of the tech calendar as we celebrate the remarkable innovations, teams and individuals working to place the North’s tech sector on the map.

The awards continue to shine a spotlight on the region’s thriving tech success stories every day in our coverage, from fast-growing start-ups, scale-ups and everything in between. Now’s the time to reward your team’s successes and potentially take home one of the coveted awards on the night!

Whether it’s recognising Best Use of AI, Northern Tech Deal of the Year to the Best Tech Companies or specialist innovations, there’s a variety of categories to pick from. Take a look at all the categories here.


We’re delighted to be working in partnership with Prolific North and we’re able to offer companies in our community a 50% discount on applications for the FinTech company of the year award. Enter code FINTECHNORTH50 when submitting an entry for the FinTech company of the Year award. That makes the cost £100.

There is a selection of free-to-enter categories too including Tech Incubator/Accelerator of the Year, Tech for Good Award, plus Tech Leader of the Year and Tech Rising Star Award which will both be decided through a combination of judges’ scoring and a public vote.

Prolific North are delighted to welcome industry leaders to the independent judging panel this year who will be reviewing this year’s entries, including FinTech North, deliberating over the shortlist and ultimately will decide the winners. You can read more about the full line-up of judges here and all about our judging process.

The deadline to enter the awards is the 1st September – get started on your entries here. Good luck!

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