Boston and Beyond Business Awards

Boston College continues to depend on support from regional businesses, working together on apprenticeships and training, work experience and employability support. We’re delighted to be bringing back our live awards event to highlight the work of our own business community – the Growers, Makers, Builders, Designers and Innovators who are driving growth and opportunity across the region. This year we are going beyond 'Made-in-Boston' to incorporate South Holland and East Lindsey in line with the South and East Lincolnshire Councils Partnership area.

Our new Boston and Beyond Business Awards will again offer a number of different ways for businesses to become involved: 

  1. Attend the flagship Business Breakfast and Growth and Opportunity Conference on Friday 13th January from 8:00am
  2. Nominate your own business or a business you feel deserves recognition for one of the Boston and Beyond Business Awards (Winners to be announced on Friday 13th January during the Growth and Opportunity Conference)
  3. Exhibit and showcase your products and services to attendees, and Boston College staff and students.

To get involved, please follow the link below to register your attendance at the Business Breakfast and Conference, and then scroll down to the awards section to nominate your company or another business!

For more information, please contact, George Bell, Employer Engagement Manager on 01205 313242


Boston and Beyond Business Awards Logo

Growth and Opportunity in Challenging Times

Friday 13th January, 8:00am - 10:00am, Boston College Eden Restaurant

The Growth and Opportunity Conference aims are both to celebrate the success of regional business and highlight some of the critical investments already taking place to support future growth. Our speakers will also address key issues such as recruitment and retention of staff along with meeting future skills needs.

There will be an opportunity after the Boston and Beyond Business Awards to ask any questions you have to the panel of experts.

Confirmed delegates will receive a full agenda and details of guest speakers in advance of the Conference.

Boston and Beyond Business Awards

The Growth and Opportunity Conference will culminate in the announcement of the Boston and Beyond Business Awards, to promote and celebrate the quality that underpins our brilliant regional companies. 

By entering these awards, you will help raise the profile of your business, highlight the products and services you provide and benefit Boston's image and profile. 

Winners of the Boston and Beyond Awards, will be announced during the 'Growth and Opportunity' Conference. 

Special Community Impact Award

A discretionary award to recognise and reward either businesses or business people who have gone above and beyond to the benefit of the communities in which they operate.

South and East Lincolnshire Innovation Award

This award highlights the breadth of innovative work and use of new and developing technology that enables business from this region to take the lead on a national or global stage.

Made in Boston - Made in South Holland - Made in East Lindsey Awards

By entering any of the awards, you will also be considered for one of our 'Made in' Awards. However, we are also taking entries targeted just at this title.

It is open to both large and small businesses, new companies and those already well established. 

You can download our course guide