How to enter Now in our 16th successful year, Young Guns celebrates the most outstanding crop of young entrepreneurs the UK has to offer. Only 30 businesses make it in each year, and there are no repeat appearances, meaning each year’s class joins our illustrious alumni. Each young entrepreneur who enters must be no more than 35 years-old, running their own business and must have raised over £1m or have over £1m in turnover. Beyond that, we are after high quality, innovation, uniqueness, outstanding performance and fantastic growth.Young Guns 2018 applications opened on Tuesday 1 May. The entry form is here.