2017 Best in Business

Welcome to the 23rd annual Best in Business awards competition, sponsored by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.


This contest covers work published, broadcast and posted in the calendar year 2017.

Click here for categories and guidelines.
Click here for FAQs.
Click here to start the entry process.
Click here for step by step, BIB entry form instructions.


Entry deadline has been extended to 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, Feb. 2.


Regular entry fees are:
$70 for Story Type and Story Topic categories
$135 for General Excellence categories
$25 for Student categories

Freelancer entry fees are:
$55 for regular entry period (Jan. 1 – 29, 2018)

Please use the promo code Freelancer on the payment page. If you have any questions, please email bib@sabew.org.

$25 for Student categories

Staff Hours

SABEW staff will be available by email (bib@sabew.org) or phone (602-496-7862) to help with BIB questions and entries, Mon. – Fri. from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.

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Arizona State University

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