Nominations for the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards will be accepted until June 11. The awards honor non-profit organizations, business owners and young entrepreneurs in southern and eastern Kentucky and are sponsored by Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Business and Technology, Kentucky Highlands Investment Corporation, The Center for Rural Development and Southeast Kentucky Economic Development Corporation.
The categories for awards are: for-profit business (in existence five or more years with more than 25 employees), for-profit small business ( in existence five or more years with 25 or less employees), start-up business (in existence less than five years), not-for-profit entity (in existence at least six months), and young entrepreneur (businesspeople 25 years old or younger).
Submit nomina- tions at http:// credev.us/2012EIEAnom. For more information, call EKU’s College of Business and Technology at (859) 622-2334.