2020 Buying Entity of the Year Award Application
The Buying Entity of the Year Award represents the very best in minority business inclusion best practices and utilization. It is the premier regional award presented by the Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council (D/FW MSDC) and provides positive recognition for your organization.
Categories: The D/FW MSDC may award up to three awards -- 1) Corporation of the Year, 2) Public Sector Agency of the Year, 3) Construction General Contractor of the Year (Pick the category below that best describes your organization)
Eligibility: A D/FW MSDC corporation (in good financial standing) that has demonstrated excellence in championing and delivering real results in the utilization of certified minority-owned businesses in their supply chain.
Recognition: The winner will be announced during the D/FW MSDC E Awards event. In addition to receiving an award, winner will be featured on the D/FW website; in a press release and receive ongoing 2021 acknowledgements.
Process: To help make a fair and equitable selection, please complete the following questionnaire with your latest fiscal reporting period (2019) results. This questionnaire is kept strictly confidential by the Council and judges and is destroyed after the award is made.
Submission: Complete the following questionnaire and submit online. Additional materials and responses to the questions may be uploaded, as well. (NOTE: Possible points awarded to each question are shown at the end of each questions. The total possible points is 150.)
Deadline: The deadline for the completion and submission of the questionnaire is midnight November 30, 2020.
Key information required in addition to the the survey questions:
letter of recommendation from a certified D/FW MSDC minority-owned business
being utilized by your corporation. (This letter should be completed by the certified minority-business owner on their letterhead or an authorized representative of the company.)
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A copy of your corporate logo (minimum 300 dpi in JPEG format)
For further information or questions concerning your nomination, this questionnaire and/or submission, please feel free to contact the D/FW MSDC at 214.630.0747 or firstname.lastname@example.org.