The U.S. Small Business Administration, Orange County/Inland Empire District Office is now accepting nominations for its 2019 Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year award.
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. For over 50 years, SBA has continued its tradition in honoring the nation’s 30 million small businesses.
SBA's awards are presented in celebration of National Small Business Week, May 5-11, 2019, and include the following:
SMALL BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR
EXPORTER OF THE YEAR
8(a) GRADUATE OF THE YEAR
FAMILY-OWNED BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR
SBIR/STTR GRANT RECIPIENT OF THE YEAR
WOMAN OWNED SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
MICRO BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
COMMUNITY EXCELLENCE AWARD
VETERAN SMALL BUSINESS CHAMPION OF THE YEAR
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