SBA Oklahoma Webinars for Small Business This Week

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Oklahoma District Webinar Schedule This Week

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SBA Now Accepting 2022 National Small Business Week Awards Nominations

The U.S. Small Business Administration Oklahoma District Office is seeking outstanding entrepreneurs and champions of small business to honor during National Small Business Week.  Nominations are being accepted electronically through January 11, 2022 at 2pm CT..

The Oklahoma Small Business Person of the Year will be selected based on number of years in business, growth in employees, increase in sales, innovativeness of product or service, response to adversity and contributions to the community.   The Oklahoma award winner will go on to compete for 2022 National Small Business Person of the Year award. 

“Small business drives Oklahoma job growth,” John D. Veal, Jr., Oklahoma District Director said. “These awards recognize successful Oklahoma businesses while also serving as an inspiration to Oklahomans looking to own their own part of the American dream through small business success.”

Any individual or organization dedicated to the support of the small business community in the United States may submit nominations for the following awards: 

  1. Small Business Person of the Year
  2. Small Business Exporter of the Year
  3. 8(a) Graduate of the Year
  4. National Phoenix (Disaster Recovery) Awards
  5. SBA Young Entrepreneur of the Year
  6. Family-Owned Business of the Year
  7. Encore Entrepreneur of the Year
  8. Entrepreneurial Success Award
  9. Home-Based Business of the Year
  10. Veteran-owned Small Business of the Year
  11. Manufacturer of the Year
  12. Small Business Champion of the Year

To obtain a nomination packet or for more information, contact Larry Weatherford, 405/609-8012 or 

An informational Webinar will be held December 15th at 10:30 am CT.  To register simply click this link.

Final COVID-19 Relief Q&A for Small Business Webinar

Coronavirus (COVID-19):  Information Webinar

COVID-19 Small Business Webinar and Q&A 

This will be the last of our scheduled weekly calls.  We will schedule as needed in 2022.

11 a.m., Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Link: Click here to join the meeting

Join by phone/Toll number:  +1 202-765-1264,,297039960#  (Dial-in Number)

Conference ID: 297 039 960#

Contact: Larry Weatherford,

Programs and Services of the SBA Webinar

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Join SBA Staff for an overview of programs and services available to Oklahomans who want to start or grow their business. Entrepreneurs will learn what services are offered by SBA and our resource partners at no cost including SBA loans, consulting services, federal contracting, disaster assistance, and more. Open to all interested in starting or growing a business.

Thursday, December 16, 2021, 11:00 am CST

Contact Pam Walker,



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