Nijmegen’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2021?

News / 21-09-2021

Who will be Nijmegen’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2021?

They have drawn up a number of criteria for companies that can compete for the position of Nijmegen’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2021:

  • The entrepreneur lives in or is based in Nijmegen.
  • The entrepreneur must have been active as such for at least three years
  • The entrepreneur must have delivered an appealing performance, for example in the area of innovation, (technological) development, growth of employment or a combination of these. In addition, he or she has demonstrated his or her social commitment.


In the week of 13 September, the jury will discuss all candidates and compile a shortlist. The shortlisted candidates will receive a questionnaire.

In the first half of October, the jury goes through the questionnaires received and visits the selected companies.

On 15 October, the 3 nominated entrepreneurs are announced.

The following weeks are reserved for making the film recordings of the nominees. These will be shown during the award ceremony on 19 November, among other things.

The final award ceremony is on Friday 19 November in the Vereeniging.

More information and sign up (in Dutch).