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PayTech Awards USA


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The PayTech Awards are coming to the United States!

PayTech Awards USA, a leading awards program for the payments industry, is accepting entries from banks, financial and payment institutions, technology services, software providers, teams and individuals.

Early-bird sale

Nominations for the upcoming awards are now open until June 2, 2023.

As an added bonus, we're offering an early-bird sale for nominations submitted before April 28, 2023. Take advantage of this special offer and submit your nomination today!

We’re excited to announce the PayTech Awards are coming to the United States for the first time this year.

The PayTech Awards, based in London, were established in 2017 to celebrate and recognize the outstanding achievements of the use of technology in the finance and payment industry worldwide.

These awards have crowned hundreds of well-deserved winners and have seen thousands of professionals attend the awards ceremony over the years.

Due to their success and demand for a US focused awards we are now expanding into the United States! The PayTech Awards USA will celebrate the rapidly expanding financial technology market in the United States and the outstanding achievements and successes in this incredible sector.


The PayTech Awards USA are open to organizations based anywhere in the world as long as the project, individual or team is in the United States.

Recognizing excellence and innovation in technology, these awards are the ultimate stamp of approval for companies operating in the PayTech space.

The awards are organized by FinTech Futures, a leading provider of industry news, analysis and commentary, and hosts of a portfolio of other well-renowned awards including PayTech Awards, Banking Tech Awards and Banking Tech Awards USA.

Nominations are now open, there are 31 categories to choose from including Best Use of Tech, Best Partnership, Start-up of the Year, Tech of the Future, and Tech Leadership. Entries will be judged by an independent panel of industry experts.

Don’t miss your chance to be recognized as a leader in the PayTech industry and submit a nomination into to these new awards today! Nominations close 2 June 2023.

Submit A Nomination For The PayTech Awards USA

How to nominate

Submitting your nomination is a two-part process. The first step is filling out the nomination form. Once you’ve filled out the form, you will be directed to submit payment for your nomination(s). 

Submissions without corresponding payments will not be reviewed. Nominations cost $149 each or $129 before the early-bird deadline of 28 April.


There are three groups of categories: 

> PayTech Project Awards for banks, financial and payment institutions to enter
> Excellence in Tech Awards for technology services and software providers
> Leadership Awards for individuals or teams

There is a variety of categories to choose from, including Best Use of Tech, Top Innovation, Best Partnership, Start-up of the Year, Tech of the Future, and Tech Leadership.

Why submit a nomination?

1. Gain independent recognition for your achievements and successes

2. Increase awareness of your brand and relationship potential with key clients

3. Promote your company as the best in the industry and demonstrate a competitive edge

4. Improve employee morale by recognizing and rewarding staff performance and plus much more!


Over 200 guests attended the PayTech Awards in 2022, where they celebrated an incredible day of celebration, entertainment and networking at the fabulous Merchant Taylors Hall in London.

27 winners, 21 highly commended entries were announced across categories including Woman in PayTech, Best Consumer Cards Initiative, Best PayTech Partnership, Best Open Banking Solution plus many more!

View the 2022 winners here.

Take a look at the photo gallery from the event here.

Become a sponsor

Raise your profile and gain new business by becoming a sponsor at the PayTech Awards USA. Our event brings together the most influential companies in the payments industry for a night of networking, awards, and highly regarded tech. 

For a bespoke sponsorship package, contact or call  +44 208 052 0434.

The PayTech Awards USA are brought to you by FinTech Futures

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