Barry M. Portnoy Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards
Honoring Massachusetts 
Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Thursday, October, 24 2019
Royal Sonesta Boston
Neighborhood Business 
Nomination Form
Thank you for promoting immigrant entrepreneurship in Massachusetts. When you have completed this nomination form, hit the submit button at the bottom to send it to The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc. 
Nominations must be received by September 2, 2019. Please complete one form per entry. Up to five additional supporting documents such as news clippings, press releases and testimonials are allowed. Self-nominations are encouraged.
Individuals will not be considered for more than one category. For individuals nominated in more
than one category, The Immigrant Learning Center will at its discretion determine the most
appropriate category for judging. To see all four award categories and criteria, go to
Questions can be directed to Karen Glover at (781) 322-9777 or
Neighborhood Business Nomination Criteria

Eligible individuals must meet the following criteria:

* Foreign-born founder of a business (for-profit corporation, partnership or proprietorship, not franchise or subsidiary) headquartered in Massachusetts.

* Business founded in 2015 or earlier.

* Individual must be actively involved in a senior management position or as a board member.
* Nominee has distinguished themselves through the impact they and their business have on the neighborhood. This can include civic leadership, job creation, employee relations, social responsibility and more.
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Nominee's Company

About the Nominee

About the Neighborhood

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You may include up to five supporting documents such as news clippings, press releases and testimonials.


The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc., 442 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148    Tel (781) 322-9777