Applications are judged on the following criteria.
1. Innovativeness: How novel is your core idea?
2. Achievability: How practical is the idea?
3. Scalability: Can the idea generate a sustainable and growing business?
4. Fundability: How clear are the benefits of funding for the idea?
5. Quality: Overall quality of the application.
1st Place: $20,000
2nd Place: $10,000
3rd Place: $5,000
4th Place: $3,000
5th Place: $2,000
Plus over $10K in in-kind services.