Contractor Awards

The Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum’s (SECAF)
Annual Government Contractor Awards honor small and emerging government contractors
and the players in the industry that rely on small business.


General Information about the SECAF Awards

The Government Contractor of the Year recognizes companies that have shown a compelling and profound commitment to excellence in financial performance. The SECAF Award of Excellence highlights organizations that represent excellence within their respective communities, the government contracting industry, and towards employees.  The Government Project of the Year recognizes companies that have delivered an exemplary program with significant value to the federal government. Finally, the Mentor-Protégé Award honors companies that have shown a compelling and profound commitment to excellence through its efforts as a prime contractor by providing tangible benefits to small businesses and/or subcontractors during the previous year.

Award winners will be selected from a group of finalists in the following categories:
 
  • SECAF Government Contractor of the Year (under $7.5 million in revenue)
  • SECAF Government Contractor of the Year ($7.5 to $15 million in revenue)
  • SECAF Government Contractor of the Year ($15 to $27.5 million in revenue)
  • NEW for 2019! SECAF Government Contractor of the Year ($27.5 to $50 million in revenue)
  • Also NEW for 2019!   Applicants for the Contractor of the Year in ALL revenue categories will have the opportunity to participate in the SECAF Mentor-Protégé Award category. Applicants will have the option to provide a summary of the program they wish to showcase. If selected as the winner, both the Mentor and the Protégé will be celebrated during the awards presentation at the 2019 SECAF Awards Gala.
  • SECAF Award of Excellence (under $25 million in revenue, SECAF Members Only) 
  • SECAF Government Project of the Year (SECAF Members Only)
  • SECAF Mentor-Protégé Award
Generally, nominations are accepted after December 1, and completed applications are due by March 1.  Finalists are announced in late March.  Award winners are announced at the Awards Gala in May.  If you have questions, please contact us info@secaf.org  
 
For information about this year's awards, please click here!
 

Enjoy some pictures from the 2018 Awards Gala