APEX AWARDS Selection Process
1. Nomination Application (Due by March 4, 2019) 2. Finalist Selected and Notified3. Finalist Site visits with Selection Committee4. APEX Awards recipients announced at Award Ceremony in April
The company should be located in one of the following SouthCoast Communities:
Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Freetown, Marion, Mattapoisett, New Bedford, Rochester, Wareham, or Westport.
Nomination is the first step in the selection process for the covenant APEX Business Awards
• You may nominate your own business • Nominees need not be Chamber members, however must become members in good standing in order to be considered as a finalist• There is no cost to apply or nominate a company
Nominees must fall under one of the following categories and have been in business for more than three consecutive years under the current ownership.
• Large Business - employing 50 or more full-time employees• Small Business - employing 49 or fewer full-time employees (two part-time employees’ equal one full-time employee)• Nonprofit Organization (501.c.3)• Educational Institutions (Universities, Community Colleges, Public Schools, Charter Schools)