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2012 SBA Small Business Awards Nomination Guidelines

  

Small Business Week 2012 - Nominate a Small Business by Nov. 10th

In recognition of the small business community’s contribution to the American economy and society, the President of the United States designates one week each year as National Small Business Week. Small Business Week 2012 will be celebrated the week of May 20. Leading up to National Small Business Week (SBW), the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), often in conjunction with public- and private-sector small business supporters, will host special events at the local and state levels to honor and present awards to local entrepreneurs and those who support and champion small business. Many of the award winners from those local and state events will be invited to Washington, D.C. for SBW ‘12 — Celebrating National Small Business Week.

Nominations are due by November 10, 2011.  You can find more information on how to nominate a deserving small business in the attached Small Business Week 2012 Nominations Guidelines.  The nomination forms referenced in the Guidelines are also attached.

 

Please forward all small business week small business nominations to Kelly LoTempio, U.S. Small Business Administration, 130 South Elmwood Avenue, Suite 540, Buffalo, New York 14202.  Questions can be forwarded to kelly.lotempio@sba.gov.

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