SBA Accepting Small Business Week Award Nominations

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SBA Accepting Small Business Week Award Nominations

JDG Jewelers in Mission was the winner of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Lower Rio Grande Valley District Office's Small Business Persons of the Year in 2017. The SBA is taking nominations for this year's awards through Jan. 9.
JDG Jewelers in Mission was the winner of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Lower Rio Grande Valley District Office’s Small Business Persons of the Year in 2017. The SBA is taking nominations for this year’s awards through Jan. 9.

SBA asks, “Are you SBA’s next winner?”

The Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for the National Small Business Week awards.

Since 1963, National Small Business Week has served as a salute to small business owners. Many household names were previous National Small Business Week award winners, including Ben and Jerry’s, Callaway Golf, Chobani, Dogfish Head, Stonyfield Farm, Pacifica, Maui Brewing Company and Tom’s of Maine.

All nominations must be mailed or hand delivered to the nearest SBA office no later than 2 p.m. Jan. 9. The Lower Rio Grande Valley District Office is located at 2422 E. Tyler Ave., Suite E, Harlingen, TX. Winners will be announced during National Small Business Week April 29-May 5.

For a complete list of National Small Business Week award categories or to apply, visit sba.gov/nsbw/awards.

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