The challenge launches on September 2, 2020. Between September 2 and December 1, 2020, you are invited to learn more about the challenge and register to submit an application.
Before submitting an application, your organization must register by Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. Mountain. Only registrants can submit an application.
Once registration has closed, registrants will have several weeks to submit their applications. All applications are due by Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. Mountain.
Over a period of several weeks, staff will review each application to ensure that it complies with the requirements and rules.
During this period, members of the Evaluation Panel will review and score their assigned submissions using the scoring rubric.
Informed by the results of the Evaluation Panel, up to five finalists will be chosen and asked to participate in a live pitch event in front of the Selection Committee.
The Selection Committee will deliberate following the pitch event and one finalist will be chosen to receive a grant of $250,000.