Nominations & Referrals
2021 Nominations will be opening soon!
If you would like to refer a candidate for 2021 before the official opening, please use the referral link below. Referrals can be submitted at any time.
There is no charge to enter the BBBAwards.
Determine if the nominee is a Rising Star or Senior Leader
Determine which category best fits the nominee's career
Is the nominee an entrepreneur or a professional?
Submit a Nomination! Use the PDF forms for guidance
Watch the video below for top tips on submitting your nomination
Awards Categories and Key Dates
A black professional that is under 35 and under (at time of application) and is excelling in their pursuit of a business career, exceeding expectations – the one to watch.
An outstanding black senior executive with over 10 years’ experience. Expert in their field, manager of significant population or projects or budget(s) or strategy – an inspiration and game changer.