2013 Small Business Week Nominations Due by January 3, 2013

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Nominate a Small Business Person of the Year!

Do you know an outstanding small business deserving of recognition? We are now accepting nominations for the 2013 National Small Business Week Awards, including the prestigious Small Business Person of the Year award.  The SBA awards to be given in celebration of National Small Business Week will include:

          National Small Business Persons of the Year 

          Phoenix Awards (recognizing outstanding accomplishments during disaster recovery)

·         Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year

          Small Business Subcontractor of the Year

The Dwight D. Eisenhower Award for Excellence (recognizes large prime contractors who have used small businesses as suppliers and contractors)

·         SBA 8(a) Graduate of the Year (for recent graduates of the SBA’s 8(a) contracting program)  

For detailed information about eligibility and required documents, conctact the SBA El Paso district office for nominations  guidelines for 2013.  In addition to the website, nominations can also be sent directly to SBA District Offices, which can be located online at http://www.sba.gov/about-offices-list/2.  

Award winners in each of the award categories will be invited to Washington, D.C., to attend National Small Business Week events, and to compete for national titles in 2013. 

Visit NationalSmallBusinessWeek.SBA.gov to submit your nomination now through January 3, 2013. 

For more information contact the SBA El Paso District Office at (915) 834-4600