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Medlink Business Awards 2018

Open to businesses who work in, service or supply to the Life Sciences, Healthcare, Medical Technology, Digital Health, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology sectors.

The aim of our awards is to highlight the best of the best in the Life Sciences sector for the East Midlands. The awards up for grabs are:

  • Start-Up
  • Export Achievement
  • Collaboration with the NHS
  • Innovation
  • Outstanding Achievement

To view award criteria and application details please click here.

NEW FOR 2018: Nominate a company for any of the above award categories. Email us at if@eiikmcmnomdlne.o for a nomination form.

Why Apply

If you are shortlisted for one or more of the five Medilink East Midlands Business Awards, the benefits you will receive are:

  • Increased company profile & reputation building as a market leader
  • Greater exposure through our website & social media channels
  • Enhanced credibility for your staff, investors & customers
  • Visibility to new investors
  • Finalist logo to display on your marketing material
  • Inclusion in a high quality finalist video which will be played at the awards ceremony. Individual videos will then be supplied to each finalist for use on company websites etc
  • Company mentions in our press releases
  • All finalists will be presented with a certificate to display at your premises
  • 1 free place at the awards dinner (attendance during the day at Innovation Day also included) worth up to £185

And if you are lucky enough to win one of the awards, as well as the above benefits you will receive:

  • Trophy and certificate to display at your premises
  • Winner logo to proudly display on your marketing material
  • More exposure on our website and post event press releases
  • All winners will be automatically entered into the National Medilink Business Awards


Companies may apply for more than one award and the awards are free to enter!

Simply click and download the application form/s

Once you have completed your application/s please send to if@eiikmcmnomdlne.o

Deadline: 5pm on Thursday 29 March 2018

Can we help? Please call 0115 822 3154 if you have any queries on the application process.