Supplier Diversity Awards 2021


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Promoting Excellence In Supplier Diversity In Business

It’s Time to Shine on Diverse Range
of Small Business Suppliers!

Are you an owner of a small business that provides products or services to larger businesses? Is the business owned or led by one of these diverse groups – Women, Minority, Indigenous, LGBTQIA+? Or are you a family owned or regionally based business?

Now more than ever, small businesses of diverse backgrounds deserve reward and recognition for all of their amazing achievements.  

It’s time to shine the light on their achievements with Supplier Diversity Awards!

Launch of Awards

1 June 2021

Nomination Period

1 June to 31 August 2021

Voting Period

15 to 31 September 2021

Announcement of Winners

October 2021

Nomination Categories

There are ten award categories to choose from
Nominate Leaders and Businesses that are suitable for these categories.
These awards are only open to small businesses of 19 employees or less.

  • Women Owned Business
  • Women Led Business
  • Indigenous Owned Business
  • Indigenous Led Business
  • Black Owned Business
  • Black Led Business
  • Minority Owned Business
  • Minority Led Business
  • Family Owned Business
  • Regional Based Business

You can apply for more than one award category.

We have US$64,000 worth of prizes for
Category Award Winners!

All Award Winners will receive:

10 Years of Ellect Business Membership

valued at US$4,950

GrowCFO Cash Flow Intensive Program

valued at US$1,000

2 tokens of GeniusU Wealth Dynamics & 1 entry to Marketing 5.0 Micro Course

(GeniusU Wealth Dynamics – World’s leading Entrepreneur Wealth Profile Test) valued at US$194 & (Marketing 5.0 Micro Course) valued at US$250

About Ellect

Ellect promotes supplier diversity by providing a seamless, personalised marketplace to engage, do business and promote small businesses of diverse backgrounds. Ellect is a purpose driven business where every transaction creates social impacts by funding gender equality projects.

Criteria To Qualify For Nomination

You are either nominated or you can nominate yourself
If owned, must have greater than 50% of ownership of that category
If led, must be in the leadership role for more than 6 months
The business must have been trading for at least 12 months
The business is a small business with 19 employees or less
The business must have a supplier profile on Ellect
(basic plans are free to sign up)

You can nominate YOURSELF or SOMEONE else


Can I enter more than one category?


Do I have to be a member of Ellect to be nominated?

No. Anyone can nominate or be nominated as long as you meet the criteria.  As part of the nomination process, you will need to create an account with Ellect which is part of our verification process.  There is no cost to join Ellect.

Can I nominate my own business or does someone else have to nominate me?

Yes you can nominate yourself.

How do I nominate?

You can nominate your own business or a business you love, by filling out the form above. You or the business owner you have nominated will then be sent an email with the details to complete the awards application form.

When do nominations close?

Nominations close at 11.59pm  on 31 July 2021

Is there an entry fee?

No, there are no nomination or entry fees

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