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Applications are closed for 2019.
If you are a contestant, use the rules to work through the requirements, deadlines, and submission information for each round. Webinars for each round are also available - you'll find them on the contest submission page (link located in the rules).
If you missed the application deadline of June 19, 2019 - download the rules PDF, read through, and prepare yourself for next year. OR, work on your own plan with free support from our trained business coaches, any time of year. Applications will open again in April, 2020.
We encourage all to apply who are either: current small business owners positively impacting their communities; or those entrepreneurs or aspiring entrepreneurs who have a feasible business idea to better their community.