The South African Small Business Awards recognises the tireless journey, hard work, outstanding achievements and vision of small business and entrepreneurial success.

It is a celebration of the most outstanding businesses and the exceptional business people behind these successful and growing businesses! Entry into the South African Small Business Awards is the ultimate recognition for every business owner and entrepreneur. It is the springboard to enhanced business success.

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CLOSING DATE: Friday, 16 October 2020
WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT: Thursday, 12 November 2020

HOW TO ENTER
Entry form

In order to enter you need to be an NSBC Member*. Once logged in to the NSBC Member Zone you will be able to access the online entry form.

Submitting your entry

Once the entry form has been completed and the required documentation collected and uploaded you can simply submit your entry online.

Judging & selection

An experienced panel of judges then assess the entries and based on the criteria for each category select and announce the finalists.

Winners crowned

The finalists and a prestigious guest list of big and small business decision makers are then invited to attend a glitzy online gala event where the winners are announced.

Who can enter?

Entries are free and exclusive to NSBC Standard and Premier Members. This includes all service, commercial or industrial companies that manufacture or sell a product or service*. View criteria here.

Categories:

The competition is evaluated in four categories and entrants are permitted to enter more than one category.

National Small Business Champion of the Year
Less than 250 employees.

National Entrepreneur Champion of the Year
Owners that show entrepreneurial excellence.

Woman in Business Champion of the Year
Those special ladies who believe that they have what it takes to reach the top of the game.

Young Entrepreneur Champion of the Year
Open to anyone younger than 25.

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The South African Small Business Awards is a springboard to enhanced business success.
THE GALA EVENT
12 November 2020
(9:30 - 12:30 | Virtual Event)

Join us for national virtual event and witness champions in the making, top of the line speakers and pure inspiration. Network with fellow entrepreneurs, industry experts, future customers and investors for this incredible interactive celebration of small business excellence.

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