Individuals are selected for the Entrepreneurial Achievement Award based on the following criteria:
- Entrepreneurs who develop, organize, and launch a successful business venture or social entrepreneurship endeavor that has demonstrated success and proven through its operational results to be a sustainable concept
- Exemplars for ethical business leadership and the values of the Beta Gamma Sigma Society, including honor and integrity, and the pursuit of wisdom, earnestness, and service are sought.
A nominee need not have received a degree in business or be a member of Beta Gamma Sigma to receive this award.
Nominations may be received from a Beta Gamma Sigma Honors, High Honors, or Highest Honors Chapter, through the Chapter Advisor or Dean, from an Alumni Chapter Officer, or from a member of the Board of Governors.
BGS is committed to recognizing a globally diverse group of talented business leaders. One to three individuals will be selected annually for the award.