SBA Extends Deadline for 2019 National Small Business Week Awards Nominations

Due  to the federal government shutdown, the SBA Arizona District Office has extended the deadline for the 2019 SBA National Small Business Week Awards.  Now, nominations must be delivered or mailed to the SBA Arizona District Office no later than 1 p.m. MST, February 4, 2019. 

Since 1963, National Small Business Week has recognized the outstanding achievements of America's small businesses for their contributions to their local communities, and to our nation's economy.   

The Arizona District Office invites your nominations for all national level categories, including:

  • Small Business Person of the Year
  • Exporter of the Year
  • Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year
  • Small Business Subcontractor of the Year
  • 8(a) Graduate of the Year

Consult the National Small Business Week 2019 Award Nominations Guidelines for the full list of award categories, eligibility criteria, selection process, evaluation criteria and how to submit a nomination package.  

For more information, please contact Delia Gomez, Small Business Week Awards Coordinator at the SBA Arizona District Office, (602)745-7228 or by email