One IBA Member to receive $5,000 cash award to support their plans for growth!
Greater Philadelphia’s LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its annual program that directly impacts the local LGBTQ+ business community. Sponsored by PNC Bank, this program provides an annual $5,000 award to an IBA Member-owned business (Business Networker Level Membership or higher) that demonstrates a well-defined plan for growth, including innovation, sustainability, and ongoing contribution to the community. This year, the IBA will be awarding the $5,000 scholarship, and utilizing the rest of the resources to invest in our communities who are still recovering after a year of pandemic.
Nominees must be:
-An IBA member business (as of submission deadline) in good standing
-A registered business headquartered within the IBA’s geographic region (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, or Philadelphia counties, Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Mercer, or Salem counties New Jersey; or New Castle County, Delaware).
-in business before January 1st, 2020
-a privately held company
-in compliance with all applicable laws and regulation
-a legal resident of the United States
-at least 18 years of age.
- Applications must be received by 5p.m., Thursday, June 17, 2021.
- Award applications are reviewed by a committee of representatives from the IBA and PNC Bank.
- Award finalists will be invited for interviews with the selection committee.
The award application and all materials will become the property of the IBA and will not be returned.