2019 Small Business Week Awards

National Small Business Week is May 5-11, 2019

 

The Minnesota District Office is now accepting nominations for Minnesota Small Business Week awards.  The nomination guidelines and forms necessary to submit packages are below.  

MINNESOTA  AWARDS – submit to the Minnesota District Office (DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION FEBRUARY 22, 2019)

-Encore Entrepreneur – for an individual who started their business after age 50
-Family-Owned Small Business – for businesses with a 15 year track record that have been handed from one generation to another
-Minority-Owned Small Business – for businesses 51% or more owned and controlled by one or more minorities
-Minority Small Business Champion – for individuals who have advanced small business opportunities for minorities
-Veteran-Owned Small Business - for businesses 51% or more owned and controlled by one or more Veterans, Active Duty Service members, Reservists, National Guard Members or their spouses
-Veteran Small Business Champion - for individuals who have advanced small business opportunities for veterans
-Women in Business Champion - for individuals who have advanced small business opportunities for women
-Women-Owned Small Business - for businesses 51% or more owned and controlled by one or more women
-Young Entrepreneur – for individuals who are majority owner and operator of a business and will not have turned 30 by June 1, 2019

Minnesota Guidelines
Form 3315
Form 3300