Do You Have An Amazing Success Story

Published Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Small Business Week!

Here is your opportunity to win one of the following awards and receive recognition for all your hard work.

  • Small Business Person of the Year
  • Exporter of the Year
  • Jody C. Raskind Lender of the Year
  • Small Business Investment Company of the Year
  • Phoenix Awards for Disaster Recovery (for small businesses, public officials, and volunteers)
  • Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year
  • Small Business Subcontractor of the Year
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Awards for Excellence (for large prime contractors)
  • 8(a) Graduate of the Year
  • Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Excellence and Innovation Center Award
  • Women’s Business Center of Excellence Award

Submit your nomination for the above categories by Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Visit for forms, criteria’s, and guidelines.

Email submissions will not be accepted. All nomination packages must be hand delivered or mailed to: SBA Illinois District Office, 500 W Madison St, Suite., 1150, Chicago, IL 60661

Contact Public Affairs Specialist, Jessica Mayle, at with any questions.