Nov 8th Webinar Invitation: Submit an award-winning nomination for SBA National Small Business Week

Iowa District Office  - November 1, 2022

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How to Submit an Award-Winning Nomination for SBA National Small Business Week 2023

Illustration of a trophy with text, 2023 National Small Business Week Awards. Now accepting nominations. The SBA logo is included.

Do you or someone you know have what it takes to become America’s “Small Business Person of the Year” for 2023? 

Join us on November 8th at 10:00 a.m. to learn about the SBA Iowa District Office's nomination categories, eligibility, and tips for writing an award-winning nomination. There is still time to meet the December 8, 2022 deadline for submitting an award nomination.

Webinar: Submit an Award-Winning Nomination for SBA National Small Business Week

Click Here to Join at 10 a.m. on November 8th

The SBA Iowa Award categories in celebration of National Small Business Week include the following:

  • Small Business Person of the Year (State and National)
  • Small Business Exporter (State and National)
  • Iowa Minority Small Business Champion of the Year (State only)
  • Iowa Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year (State only)
  • Iowa Women in Business Champion of the Year (State only)

The Iowa District Office must receive all nominations by electronic submission ONLY to the District’s BOX account no later 2:00 p.m. Central Time on December 8, 2022.


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