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Welcome to the Michigan Celebrates Small Business

Nomination and Application System


Welcome to the nomination and application system for Michigan Celebrates Small Business (MCSB).  This system may be used to nominate and apply for MCSB award categories. These awards and the associated eligibility criteria are list below. Click here for FAQs related to the nomination and awards program, and click here for a complete list of award categories. Please contact us for questions or assistance related to the nomination and application process. 

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A NOMINATION

CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE OR CONTINUE AN APPLICATION

The nomination period closes on October 31, 2018.  The application period closes on December 7, 2018.

The 2019 Michigan Celebrates Small Business awards gala will be held on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. Small business owners and supporters come from across the state to show their support for the awardees and support Michigan’s growing companies. 

Michigan Celebrates Small Business recognizes small businesses in a variety of industries and regions whose growth is supporting Michigan's economy. Every small business is unique. MCSB awards honor the many different ways that small businesses demonstrate excellence across the state. The following awards are available for nomination or application through this system:

  • Michigan 50 Companies to Watch
  • Michigan 50 Companies to Watch Alumni Awards
    • ​Most Engaged Workplace
    • Strategically Focused
  • Innovation Award
  • Best Small Business Honorees
    • PTAC Best Small Business
    • SBDC Best Small Business
    • SmartZone Best Small Business

For more information about Michigan Celebrates Small Business, visit our website.