South Florida District Office
SBA South Florida seeks nominations for NSBW 2023
Do you or someone you know have what it takes to become America’s next “Small Business Person of the Year” for 2023? If so, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) wants to hear from you!
The SBA South Florida District Office is accepting nominations for the 2023 National and District Small Business Week Awards including Small Business Person of the Year Award.
Visit the SBA’s dedicated website at www.sba.gov/nsbw to download forms, the award criteria, and guidelines for submitting a National nomination. The South Florida award categories and guidelines are here.
These are the award categories:
South Florida District Small Business Week Categories:
• Small Business Person of the Year (National and District)
• Small Business Exporter (National and District)
• Minority Business Owner of the Year (District)
• Veteran Business Owner of the Year (District)
• Woman Business Owner of the Year (District)
• Rural Business Owner of the Year (District)
• Small Business Advocate of the Year (District)
• Small Business Community Partner of the Year (District)
All nominations MUST be received by 3:00 p.m. ET on December 8, 2022 and by electronic submission ONLY to the District’s BOX account HERE.
Please contact Lonnie Koyama at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The SBA South Florida District Office serves entrepreneurs and small business owners in the following counties of Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lee, Manatee, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Okeechobee, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Sarasota, and St. Lucie.
About the U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration helps power the American dream of business ownership. As the only go-to resource and voice for small businesses backed by the strength of the federal government, the SBA empowers entrepreneurs and small business owners with the resources and support they need to start, grow, expand their businesses, or recover from a declared disaster. It delivers services through an extensive network of SBA field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations. To learn more, visit www.sba.gov.