The TravelTech Show Trailblazer Fund returns for a second year. The £25,000 fund will help start-ups to participate in TravelTech Show 2022 in-person on 29-30 June at ExCeL London. Start-ups can apply for a bursary to cover up to 80% of their stand at TravelTech Show 2022 and will be entered into the second annual TravelTech Show Trailblazer Awards. With the chance to win a free stand at TravelTech Show 2023, a start-up ticket to Phocuswright Conference 2022 and coverage from Phocuswire. PLUS the top 5 start-ups will take part in a panel at TravelTech Show. 


For more information on applying and being part of this year's trailblazer awards, please get in touch with the team.

2021 winners

Judges Choice


People's Choice


People's Choice runner up


Why apply?

Up to £1,200 towards the cost of your stand at TTS 2022

Get your brand in front of a decision making audience

Connect and meet with decision making, travel technology buyers

2-Minute Innovation Pitch

Pre-event marketing & promotion

Entry into the TravelTech Show Awards

The industry will decide the top 5

Entry criteria:

To qualify to apply to the fund, companies must meet the following criteria:

  • Founded within the last 48 months (4 years) – exceptions may be considered.
  • Have not raised more than £2 million in funding.
  • Must target key TravelTech Show Audience:
    • B2B Product
    • OTA’s/ Agencies /Tour Operators /TMC’s /DMC’s /Airlines /Ground Transport & Mobility/ Cruise

Enter the Trailblazer Awards with the chance to win:

A free stand at TravelTech Show 2023 worth over £6,000

A Start-up ticket to Phocuswright Conference 2023 worth over £1,400

Opportunity to speak on the TravelTech Show Start-up panel

Post-event coverage on Phocuswire and from our global partners