Scottish EDGE is the main competition category, and all companies that apply and meet the eligibility criteria will be entered in to and assessed for the main Scottish EDGE competition. This category also includes three special
awards: STV Growth EDGE, for consumer-based product business across both Rounds 16 and 17, Higgs EDGE, for Science, Technology and Engineering
focused businesses; Creative EDGE, for businesses from within Scotland’s Creative Sector; Social Enterprise EDGE, for Social Enterprise businesses; and Circular Economy EDGE, for circular focused
If you have an Innovative, High-Growth Potential business then you could win up to £100,000 (£150,000 for Higgs EDGE) plus a fantastic package of support from Scottish EDGE. The application process consists of each business completing the
Scottish EDGE Online Application Form (available from our website) and producing a 3-minute video presentation. Your application and video submission are then assessed by our independent panel of assessors against the following criteria:
Innovation, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Business Growth Potential, Customer Focused, Utilisation of Funding and Risk Awareness.