The awards recognize small Ottawa businesses that have been bootstrapping their way to growth, presenting awards in a variety of unique categories.
Included among the awards are "Best Use of Pixie Dust" and "Most Innovating Source of Bootstrap Funding."
Anyone who'd like the nominate a local start-up for the Bootstrap Awards can fill out the online nomination form. The deadline to nominate companies is Friday, Jan 22nd at 3 p.m.
The award ceremony will be held the morning of Friday, Feb. 12.