The Bountiful Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the U.S. Small Business Administration award to Utah's small business leaders, a chamber official said.

Nominations are being accepted for Small Business Person of the Year, Accountant Advocate of the Year, Financial Services Advocate of the Year, Media Advocate of the Year, Minority Advocate of the Year, Veteran Advocate of the Year, Women in Business Advocate of the Year, Small Business Exporter of the Year and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award.State winners, announced in May, are considered for regional and national competition.

"In the last four years six (Bountiful area) business owners and advocates have been honored by these awards, said Kenneth J. Rose, chamber vice president and chairman of the chamber's Small Business Council.