Golden Torch Awards FAQ’s

When do nominations close?
October 9, 2015 at 11:59PM EST

Can someone be nominated for more than one award?

How do I apply?
Please log into your NSBEConnect account or just create a profile. Under my activities click on apply for an award.

When will we be notified if we win?
November 13th, 2015 by going to or via e-mail to the winners only.

May I mail in my information?
No all supporting material must be submitted online unless otherwise noted in the nomination process.

May I nominate myself for an award?
Yes, self nominations are welcome.

What will I need in order to apply?
  • List of professional activities
  • List of community activities supporting NSBE’s Mission
  • Nomination Letter that introduces the nominee
  • Two reference letters
  • Transcript and/or resume
  • A Photo (Digital images must be at least 300 DPI 5x7 image size or larger. Your photo must be several hundred KB or larger. If photo is less than 100KB it will not be print quality).
  • Any additional supporting material (Max 5 pages)