By Ifeoma Asika
MBDA has announced that it is now accepting nominations for the 2020 National Minority Enterprise Development Week Awards. During MBDA’s National MED Week, it will celebrate the outstanding achievements of minority entrepreneurs, as well as the individuals and organizations that have demonstrated their commitment to advancing minority business enterprises through its annual awards programme.
MBDA also recognizes that minority communities and businesses have been particularly hurt and continue to face enormous challenges due to COVID-19. This year, in particular, MBDA would like to highlight businesses that have developed and implemented innovative solutions that promote business continuity and the ability to thrive through the challenges. MBDA will honour all award winners during its virtual National Minority Enterprise Development Week conference, September 13-19, 2020.
To learn more about award categories and to apply, please visit https://www.mbda.gov.
The submission deadline is July 15, 2020.