Estimated value: $15,000.00
Three $15,000.00 Grand Prize winners will be chosen from the 102 American Small Business Championship finalists. The three finalists will be awarded a $15,000 Grand Prize.
Estimated value: $5,500.00
Each of the 102 American Small Business Championship winners receives an all-expense paid trip to the Championship Training & Networking Celebration, including roundtrip transportation, 2 nights of accommodation, food, and incidental expenses.
Estimated value: No cash value
American Small Business Championship winners will receive a full year of mentoring from SCORE. SCORE Mentors are highly experienced small business advisors, with expertise in such areas as marketing, product development, financial management, and strategic business planning.
Estimated value: $7,050.00
The eleven SCORE Awards winners will be recognized nationally through an extensive public relations campaign, including: a professional video featuring each business, promotion of business nationally through SCORE, award presentation at the 2018 SCORE Awards Gala on September 13, 2018 just outside Washington, D.C., and networking with corporate and other small business partners at the Gala. The Winner will receive two tickets to the Gala, a travel stipend, and a one-night hotel stay.