Refer a Candidate

Refer a candidate for an award category


The Black British Business Awards celebrates exceptional Black business professionals and entrepreneurs who are stand-out achievers, who have achieved significant and demonstrable success in their chosen fields, and who are making an impact on and through their business.

Entrants can either nominate themselves or be nominated by someone else. Candidates are nominated as a Rising Star or Senior Leader within one of the six Awards categories.

Parent Categories

Main Categories

The examples provided for each category are not exhaustive. If you are nominating yourself or someone else, select the category that is the best fit.

How to Submit a Referral?

Submitting a referral is simple. Click the button below to refer an amazing Black entrepreneur or professional. The BBBAwards team will then contact the referred candidate once the nominations Campaign begins.