The annual Nordic Startup Awards have opened for votes by the public. The first round of votes will be between local – Icelandic – finalists. The winner of each category will then compete against their counterparts in the other nordic countries.

This year, awards will be granted in the following categories:

  • Startup of the year
  • Best newcomer
  • Best bootstrapped
  • Best fintech startup
  • Best health / lifestyle tech startup
  • Best IoT startup
  • Best social impact startup
  • Founder of the year
  • Best accelerator program
  • Best coworking space
  • Investor of the year
  • Best startup ecosystem initiative

You can see the shortlist of nominees for Iceland here, and cast your vote here.