Before you submit a nomination consider the following criteria for nominating:
- Nominees must be in business for at least 2 years (see awards categories for more details)
- Past award recipients are not eligible in the same awards category (see the list of past recipients)
- Nominees and their business must be located in NE Minnesota or Douglas County, WI (see Eligibility and Criteria for more rules)
If you are uncertain about the status of the business you plan to nominate in regards to the rules for eligibility, please nominate the business. UMD CED will confirm eligibility with the business prior to confirming the nomination. Businesses will be notified of the nomination and have the option to accept or decline.
Thank you for nominating a business.