How to apply for the Stelios Awards

Apply today for this year's Stelios Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs.

All completed applications should be sent to the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation. They should be emailed to by 5pm on Tuesday 11 June. No late entries will be accepted.

Applications are now closed.

Terms and conditions

Please note, there are new terms and conditions for 2024, so do read them carefully. Applications which do not meet the Awards' criteria will not be accepted.

Eligibility checklist

  • The awards are open to disabled applicants over the age of 18 operating in the UK only. We use the Equality Act 2010 definition of disability, which includes long-term mental and physical health conditions.
  • To be eligible, you must own at least 50 per cent of the applying company.
  • The awards are only open to UK-registered for-profit companies.
  • The applicant company must have filed accounts with UK Companies House showing a turnover (Revenues) in one year of at least £10,000.
  • Past winners and/or applicants are welcome to re-apply. 
  • You must have an active business online presence. If you do not have an active digital presence please include your future plans on the application form.
  • You must join the Facebook group Stelios Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK. 
  • You may apply as many times as you like with different companies, but may not submit more than one application per organisation.

We use the Equality Act 2010 definition of disability. This means the award is for all disabled entrepreneurs / people with a long term health condition.