Welcome to the 7th edition of the Nordic Startup Awards, part of the Global Startup Awards.
Public nominations are officially open
You can nominate your startup ecosystem hero: a startup, VC, Founder, Coworking space, Acceleration program and many more: NOMINATE NOW!
Nordic Startup Awards is a circuit of the world renowned Global Startup Awards, the largest independent startup-ecosystem competition started in 2012, covering over 60 countries in 7 regions of Europe, Asia and Africa as of now. Our mission is to find, connect, support, and celebrate key players in national and regional startup ecosystems worldwide and to fuse them together on a global entrepreneurial network, creating a matrix of opportunities for international partnerships, investment opportunities and commercial exchange.
For the sixth year now, we invite nominations from the 5 participating countries: Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway and Finland. Anyone from anywhere in the world can nominate their Startup Superheroes from any of the participating countries.
This year you can compete and nominate someone in 15 categories: Startup of the Year, Best Newcomer, Best Bootstrapped Startup, Best Social Impact Startup, Best Fintech Startup, Best AI/ Machine Learning Startup, Best Hardware Startup, Best Health Tech Startup, Best Creative Industry Startup, Founder of the Year, Brave Founder Beginnings, Investor of the Year, Best Coworking Space, Best Accelerator or Incubator Program, Ecosystem Hero of the Year
Please mind that you can apply or nominate someone to multiple categories in parallel.
Click here to see how the competition works: How it works
Do you have a question? open FAQ
Are you fancy what our previous winners say about their journey with us?
Click here here to see their testimonies!