Eligible applicants include for-profit, small businesses with 500 employees or less* that are owned and operated in the state of Texas.

We especially encourage submissions from minority-owned or disadvantaged businesses in Texas.

*These criteria follow the small-business size requirement established for the SBIR and STTR programs of the U.S. Small Business Association as outlined in 13 C.F.R. ยง 121.702(c).


Nominations are closed

Share your stories of resilience by nominating a small business for a GRIT Award. Nominations close on December 1.