Last Call - Nominations due Next Week (January 11)

Montana District Office 

u s small business administration

Last Call - Nominations due next week!

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SBA Montana District is Looking for Your Nominations for
Small Business Week Awards 2022

IMPORTANT REMINDER - The deadline is next Tuesday, January 11, 2022 no later than 3:00 p.m. to submit nominations for recognition during National Small Business Week in May 2022.

Do you or someone you know have what it takes to become America’s “Small Business Person of the Year” for 2022 or have an amazing success story to tell? If so, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) wants to hear from you. 

"Montana businesses demonstrated exceptional grit and resiliency over the last couple of COVID years.” said Brent Donnelly, SBA Montana District Director. “Nominating those businesses that weathered the storm while serving their communities is a great way to highlight just how important and critical they are to Montana. The nomination window is tight so get started today.” 

Montana District Small Business Week Categories
• Small Business Person of the Year (National and District)
• Small Business Exporter (National and District)
• Woman-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Veteran-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Young Entrepreneur-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Small Business Champion

To Nominate

Visit SBA’s dedicated website to download forms, criteria, and guidelines for submitting a nomination. Montana District nomination guidelines and district awards categories can be found on the district’s website at Montana District Office.

NSBW Award Nomination Guidance
2022 NSBW Award Nomination Press Release
Montana District Office Awards

Nomination Deadline

All nominations must be received by the Montana District office by electronic submission ONLY to the District’s BOX account, no later than 3:00 p.m. on January 11, 2022.


To obtain information or receive a copy of the National/Montana District Nomination Guidelines, please contact Rena Carlson at

*The Montana District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration serves the entire state of Montana.

SBA Montana District Office