The entry deadline for The 10th Annual American Business Awards, the premier business awards program in the U.S.A., is quickly approaching – it’s Wednesday, March 28, 2012. You can start submitting your entries today here.
How the submission process works:
- Request your entry kit.
Once emailed to you, the kit will be your guide on everything you'll need to know about how to prepare and submit your entries.
- Review the 2012 ABA categories.
Pick who you would like to recognize and why they should be recognized. We have categories highlighting organizations, teams, departments, and individuals, as well as:
- App Awards
- Company / Organization Awards
- Customer Service Awards
- HR Awards
- IT Awards
- Management Awards
- Marketing Awards
- New Product Awards
- PR Awards
- Web Site Awards
- Submit your entries.
Select your categories, write your submissions according to the instructions, and submit your entries.
Benefits of submitting a business award entry:
- More chances to win
All Finalists in the Best New Product or Service categories will automatically be included in the People's Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite New Products, a public vote that will commence in July. The People's Choice Winners will be honored at the new tech awards ceremony in San Francisco on September 17. Finalists in the Best New Product or Service categories will have an opportunity to win two awards: a Stevie® Award, as voted by your peers, and a crystal People's Choice Stevie Award, as voted by your customers.
- New award distinctions
The American Business Awards banquets will showcase our three levels of award distinction: Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Awards. You can learn more about the new awards here.
- Multiple awards banquets
The 10th Annual corporate awards will have two awards ceremonies. We will hold our traditional banquet at the Marriott Marquis in New York City on June 18th and have a second ceremony in San Francisco at the Julia Morgan Ballroom on September 17th where we will announce our tech award winners.
Helpful resources to make your submission process easier:
- Step-by-step video on how to submit entries
Watch our helpful video tutorial on how to successfully enter submissions.
- Review past winners' entries here.
They're great models for how you should write your entries.
- 7 tips on submitting winning entries
Read our tips on how to submit winning entries.
If you have any questions regarding your ABA submissions, call us at + 1 703-547-8389 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get back to you right away.
Not going to make the March 28th deadline? Don't worry, you can still submit entries through April 25 with a $35.00 late fee. Click here to see the ABA's calendar.