TIME IS ALMOST UP! Mail in your nomination for the 2020 National Small Business Week award NOW!

Colorado District Office  - December 2019

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Nominate NOW for the 2020 National Small Business Week Award 

National Small Business Week Awards. More information at sba.gov/nsbw

What You Need To Know

WHAT: 2020 National Small Business Week Awards
WHEN: Award submissions are due NLT January 7, 2020 (Remember -- applications MUST be mailed in)
WHERE: Learn more at http://www.sba.gov/nsbw


You have just one month left to nominate your favorite small business for Small Business Administration's 2020 National Small Business Week Awards, to include the annual Small Business Person of the Year. For more than 50 years, National Small Business Week has celebrated the inspiring achievements of America’s small businesses and the countless contributions they make to their local communities, and to our nation’s economy.


Categories Include:

  • Small Business Person of the Year
  • Small Business Exporter of the Year
  • Phoenix Awards for Disaster Recovery (includes):
    • Phoenix Award for Small Business Disaster Recovery
    • Phoenix Award for Outstanding Contributions to Disaster Recovery, Public Official
    • Phoenix Award for Outstanding Contributions to Disaster Recovery, Volunteer
  • Federal Procurement Awards (includes):
    • Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year
    • Small Business Subcontractor of the Year
    • Dwight D. Eisenhower Awards for Excellence (for large prime contractors who use small businesses as suppliers and contractors)
    • 8(a) Graduate of the Year
  • Awards to SBA Resource Partners (includes):
    • Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Excellence and Innovation Center Award
    • Women’s Business Center of Excellence Award
    • Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Year
  • Jody C. Raskind Lender of the Year
  • Small Business Investment Company of the Year
  • District Office Award

For More Information on this program, contact:

Stephen Collier
P: 720-883-1714  |  E: stephen.collier@sba.gov