Tech Nation’s flagship competition for innovative early-stage businesses has returned and the deadline to apply is this month.

‘Rising Stars’ is a pitch competition which aims to shine a spotlight on the brightest tech startups across the UK.

The deadline to apply is March 25th.

Finalists will get the opportunity to showcase their businesses at London Tech Week (LTW), plus gain access to numerous prizes worth tens of thousands of pounds.

In previous years a number of Leicester startups have won the regional rounds, including Tuck, Inicio and Predictiva.

Find out more here.