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2020 Family-Owned Business Awards

Awards to Greater Baltimore Area, Maryland Family-Owned
Businesses to Recognize Contributions to the Region

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ)

Deadline Date:

01/24/20 12:00 Midnight


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Awards to Greater Baltimore area, Maryland family-owned businesses to recognize the positive impact they have made on the community and economy. Eligible businesses are ones that have been operated by one family for multiple generations, kept up with the changing times, and contributed to the community through charitable giving or other means.

The Baltimore Business Journal's 2020 Family-Owned Business Awards will honor multi-generational, family-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore for overall excellence, innovation and philanthropy.

Running a family business is no easy task and with these awards, the BBJ seeks to honor those companies that lead the way and provide an example for other family-owned businesses to follow.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 187300

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be considered businesses must be:
-Based in Greater Baltimore (Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Cecil, Harford and Howard counties)
-Be at least 51% owned by one family
-Have multiple generations involved in the company operations
-Demonstrate longevity with at least 15 years in business

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline to submit a nomination is midnight on Jan. 24, 2020.
Honorees will be recognized at an event in March 2020 as well as online and in print.

Multiple nominations do not increase a company's chance of winning.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To apply online, please see the URL for Full Text field below.

If you have any questions, contact Jessica Iannetta at or 410-454-0511

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Maryland: Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Cecil, Harford and Howard counties.

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