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Are you one of Nova Scotia's most exportant businesses?

We are now accepting applications for the 2018 Nova Scotia Export Achievement Awards.

Choose from one of the following award categories listed below. Click on the award category to review the eligibility and evaluation criteria.

  • New Exporter Champion of the Year: Presented to a business that is new to exporting and has made a successful initial entry into a new market outside of Nova Scotia within the past (2) years.
  • Business of Diversity Champion of the Year: Presented to a business of diversity that has made notable success in growing their business through export within the past (2) years.
  • Canadian Market Champion of the Year: Presented to a business that has made notable success by increasing exports to one or more new markets within Canada over the past (2) years.
  • International Market Champion of the Year: Presented to an exporter who has excelled in international exports (outside of Canada) and made significant contributions to the development of the Nova Scotia economy within the past (2) years.
  • Innovation in Business Champion of the Year: Presented to a business that has demonstrated sustainable growth of export markets through their efforts to adapt their product or service to meet market demand within the past (2) years.

Companies may apply for up to three (3) awards.

Two companies, selected from the top three (3) finalists (including the Champion) for each of the five (5) award categories, will be awarded either Exporter of the Year under $5 million or Exporter of the Year over $5 million.

How to Apply

  1. DOWNLOAD and SAVE an Award Application Form* from those listed below to your computer.

*The application form is a fillable PDF which means you can conveniently complete it electronically on your computer. You must, however, open it in Adobe® Acrobat Reader and save it to your computer before completing the fields in the application form.

  1. SUBMIT your completed Award Application Form to exportawardapplication@nsbi.ca

The deadline to submit and Award Application Form is Monday, April 30, 2018 at 5:00pm ADT.

For additional details, please refer to the FAQ or contact the Regional Business Development Advisor for your region.

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Nova Scotia Export Achievement Awards

June 12, 2018 | Pier 21 – 1055 Marginal Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Awards Luncheon
12:00pm – 2:00pm

Kenneth C. Rowe Hall

Tickets on Sale

$75 + HST Single
$600 + HST Table of 8
$50 + HST Student

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