Nominations now open for the SBA 2019 Small Business Awards!  These small business awards recognize businesses and business owners across the state for their successes and contributions to their communities.   

This year the Montana SBA will recognize honorees in the following categories at an award event next spring:

* Small Business Person of the Year

* Small Business Exporter of the Year

* 8(a) Graduate of the Year

* Woman-Owned Business of the Year

* Veteran-Owned Business of the Year

* Millennial Entrepreneur – under 35

* Small Business Champion

Winners in the Small Business Person, Small Business Exporter and 8(a) Graduate of the Year categories will represent Montana and go onto regional and national competition. 

Nomination forms can be found on the Montana SBA website at www. sba.gov/ mt.

The deadline for submitting nominations is January 9, 2019. Email Sharon Franjevic at sharon. franjevic @sba. gov with any questions.