Astra Awards Competition

The Astra Awards Competition: Celebrating The UK’s Top Creative Businesses – Female Founders and Student Startups

Toucan Ventures’ Astra Awards Competition is on the hunt for top best new talent in Female founded businesses, Student startups and the Creative Community.

Organised by Toucan Ventures, in partnership with Blooming Founders and NACUE, the Astra Awards competition aims to celebrate Britain’s creative sector, female entrepreneurs and student startups.

Applicants can enter into one of these three categories – Creative Community(Food & Beverage, Lifestyle and Retail) | Female Businesses | Student Entrepreneurs (includes graduates up to five years).

The three winning businesses will each receive access to co-working space at Blooms London, fast-track entry to NACUE’s annual pitching competition‘Varsity’, networking and mentoring support and exploring investment opportunities from Toucan Ventures.

Deadline for application is midnight on 26 March 2018. Chosen finalists will pitch their businesses for the chance to win on 16 may 2018.

Find Out More Applying For The Astra Awards.