The Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and BUSINESS/PARTNERS is an annual competition that recognises and honours South African entrepreneurs in the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) sector. The competition celebrates excellence in entrepreneurship to inspire others to venture into and succeed in the world of business.

If you would like to download a copy of the entry form please click here.

Entrepreneur’s contact details:

Business information:

Business ownership information:

Financial information

Entry motivation information:


Please note that the judges reserve the right to allocate the appropriate competition category for all entries.

Please note: should your entry qualify to proceed into the second phase of the EOY competition we may request your financial statements and further company information.