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2023 Black Alumni Business Awards

Presented by

Join us as we celebrate the nation’s Best Black Alumni-owned Small Businesses
Who are we


Benefits of Awards Winners

  1. Winning businesses will receive nationwide recognition as a winner of the Alumni Matters award and add credibility concerning the quality of your business

  2. You will receive 12 months of free top of search results ad credits which allows your listing to appear at the top of search results for your business category.

  3. A video trailer will be published featuring the award winning businesses.


How it works


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Each award winning business must:

  • be minority owned (51% or greater)

  • be classified as a small business

  • be alumni-owned (owner identifies as an attendee of a 2 or 4 year institution)

  • have a maximum of 25 employees

NOTE: There is no cost to participate in the Black Alumni Owned Business Awards


Registration and Awards Process

1) Click “Add Listing” to complete our simple registration form.

2) You will receive an email with your login details.

3) Log into the website and add your listing which is considered your nomination.

4) Once approved, the nominated listing will be available for public voting during our public voting period.

5) During the voting period, you’ll want to use your social network to get as many people to vote for your business as possible.

6) The Top 3 vote getters in each category will be published on our site. Final winners will be announced by 05/01/2023.

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NOTE: Business owners may self nominate. Register and Log in on (Business owners must add your business to the site in order to receive an award)

Happy Barber
Food Truck Owner
Don't hesitate.
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