MountainWest Venture Group, a Utah not-for-profit corporation, is issuing a call for applications for the fourth annual Utah 100 Fastest Growing Companies recognition program.

Under the program, the 100 fastest-growing companies and 25 largest revenue growth companies will be recognized for their contributions to the state and its economy.Applicant companies must be Utah-based, a U.S. corporation and in business for at least five full years. Awards will be based on sales growth from 1993 through 1997.

Winners will be announced at a luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at the Little America Hotel.

To receive an application, call 537-5222 or visit MountainWest's web site at http://www.citysearch.com/slc/mwvg. Applications must be postmarked by Sept. 21.