Deadline: March 12, 2016 11:59pm PST

Each submission will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Clearly measurable, verifiable, and potentially significant social impacts.
  • Knowledge about the needs of your target markets, both your users/beneficiaries and your buyers.
  • Clear explanation for how your product or service will address these needs.
  • Market research that demonstrates interest from your target markets in using and/or buying your product or service.
  • Clear understanding of what it takes to successfully implement your idea (team credibility & financial understanding).

Questions? Contact Janneke Lang,

  • *Required: Interview or survey at least 5 potential paid users and/or beneficiaries to gauge their interest in using or paying for your product/service. Please share your findings, survey results or customer research data with us.
  • You have the option of submitting up to two resumes along with your application below.
  • (Not required) If you have prepared an operation budget (revenues and operating expense), please attach below.


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