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Award Nominations

Dream BIG Oklahoma is an annual statewide event hosted by REI Oklahoma to showcase the “best of the best” who help BUILD, INNOVATE and GROW Oklahoma’s economy. In 2018, fourteen individuals, businesses and corporations were recognized for making a significant impact in economic development and for their commitment to serving others.

NEW IN 2019

REI Oklahoma is opening up nominations to the general public for the top three Dream BIG Oklahoma awards. By doing so we hope to further reach those who are making a BIG impact in our state. Nominations will be accepted through June 30, 2019 with the winners being notified in early August 2019. Winners for all the Dream BIG Oklahoma awards will be recognized at the annual event scheduled for Tuesday, October 8th at the Grand Casino Resort in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

Anyone may nominate an individual, business or corporation meeting the established criteria for each award. Individual nominees must reside in Oklahoma, and business or corporation nominees must have been established in Oklahoma with current locations in the state.

For more information contact:
Tara Hull
Manager of Engagement and Organizational Development
REI Oklahoma
dreambigok@reiok.org or 800.658.2823


Please click on an award below to read the criteria.  Nomination submissions are currently closed.

 Recognizing a business or corporation who has truly transitioned their dreams and visions into reality while enhancing Oklahoma’s economy.

Recognizing an individual, business or corporation who is not afraid to “dream big” by making a substantial difference in their community, state or where it is needed most.

Recognizing a woman in business who has served as a shining example to others and who has made a significant impact in her business and community.

We look forward to building on the success of Dream Big Oklahoma as we continue to celebrate and recognize the “best of the best” in Oklahoma.  For sponsorship information, contact Tara Hull at 800.658.2823 or dreambigok@reiok.org.