Call for Nominations for the Administrator’s 32nd Annual Small Business Program Awards

The Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is soliciting nominations for the Administrator’s 32nd Annual Small Business Program Awards. The awards recognize various program activities, individuals, businesses, and state and local entities for their outstanding contributions in Fiscal Year (FY) 2021.

As highlighted in Deputy Administrator Janet McCabe’s message shared on November 4, 2021, the Agency achieved historic small business accomplishments this past FY. This is your opportunity to submit a nomination recognizing the unprecedented level of EPA small business championship in FY 2021.

Click here for information on the award categories, criteria, and procedure, as well as the nomination form. Please submit your nominations electronically no later than January 10, 2022, to, with the subject line “Nomination for Small Business Awards”. This is a firm deadline to afford sufficient time for the nomination evaluation and selection process. If you have questions, please contact Tammy Thomas at: 202-566-1209 or

Thank you for your continued engagement in the Agency’s small business programs. We look forward to receiving your nomination to celebrate the outstanding EPA small business achievements and partnerships in support of the human health and environmental protection mission of the Agency.