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Want to win £25k to boost your business? Simply Business announces grant to support small businesses

By Callie Iley | 03 October 2023 | Business, News

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Small business insurance provider, Simply Business, has announced the return of its £25,000 Business Boost grant, supporting UK small business owners to start, grow or revive their business. 


Giving away £25,000 to one lucky entrepreneur, small businesses can apply for the Simply Business’ 2023 Business Boost grant through the entry form on the Simply Business website. Boasting an expert judging panel, the final winner will be decided after entries close on 11 October 2023.

The shortlist for the 2023 Business Boost grant will be revealed on 8 November 2023, before the final winner is announced on 7 December 2023. The runner-up will also receive invaluable advice to grow their business via a mentoring session from Baroness Karren Brady CBE.


Meet the judges

  • Baroness Karren Brady CBE – Vice chairman of West Ham Football Club, BBC’s The Apprentice
  • Harpreet Kaur – Co-founder of Oh So Yum, winner of The Apprentice 2022
  • Mark Maciver – CEO & founder of SliderCuts
  • Sarah Jordan – CEO & founder of Y.O.U underwear, winner of Business Boost 2022 (selected out of more than 21,000 entries across the UK)
  • Tony Robinson OBE – The Micro Business Champion, chair of Yorkshire in Business, co-founder of the Micro Business Alliance
  • Alan Thomas – UK CEO of Simply Business


Find out more about the Business Boost grant on the Simply Business website, here.