Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions: SME Nomination

  1. Businesses may enter in multiple award category and the optional Young Entrepreneur, Start Up and Women Entrepreneur categories.
  2. All entrants should fill all details in the form (online / print) including the copy of company registration certificate and last 3 years audited P & L statement.
  3. If an entrant selects more than one category judges have the right to determine the most applicable category without notification or consultation.
  4. Entries may be transferred to another category if the judges believe an entrant would be more appropriately assessed in that category.
  5. Judges have the right to either create additional categories or delete categories, depending on entries received.
  6. Judges have the right to either accept or decline entries as finalists and this will be determined by an initial grading of entries.
  7. Judges comments are confidential and will not be disclosed.
  8. The decision of the judging panel is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  9. Unsuccessful and successful Finalists will be notified via the mail.
  10. Businesses must operate in India.
  11. Entries are catalogued and are treated in confidence.
  12. Official Entry Form must be completed and included as part of the entry.
  13. Posted entries must be appropriately presented ensuring all material is secure. Project Managers will not take responsibility for any loss or damage to an entry.
  14. Information provided by the business may be used for promotional purposes. Information that is confidential must be clearly marked.
  15. In the situation of a change in business name, every effort will be made to accommodate, however, there will be no guarantee due to the programs requirements.
  16. Entries must be provided in hard copy format or via the online entry form.
  17. Entries will not be accepted via email.
  18. If you require the return of your posted entry after the completion of the program, please enclose an appropriately sized and stamped self addressed envelope with your entry. Entries will not be returned if these requirements are not met.
  19. Once entries have been received, information cannot be changed or added.
  20. Precedent Productions and the sponsors of the awards accept no liability regarding any loss of patent rights or commercial returns arising from participating in the Small Enterprise India Business Awards 2018 .
  21. The Young Entrepreneur must be 30 years of age and under to be eligible.
  22. An entry fee is applicable as per the category.
    Entry Fee for nominations will start from 10 January 2018 and closes on 31 March 2018.
  23. Nomination Fee Structure:
    Early Bird : end by 15 March 2018
    Last minute Fee: ends by 31 March 2018
  24. Each entry fee includes Award nomination entry and 1 FREE subscription to Small Enterprise magazine Digital edition.