The Empact Showcase is a platform highlighting the power of young entrepreneurs and the important role that they play in solving some of the world's most pressing issues.
The Empact Showcase US recognizes organizations in the United States started by young entrepreneurs who are age 35 and under, and whose annual revenues or operating budgets (for non-profits) are more than $100,000.
Applications for the 2013 Empact Showcaseare open and there is no cost to apply! To submit your application now, visit http://www.empactshowcase.com/application.
Here is how the process will work:
- 100% of the founders must be 35 years or younger as of August 3, 2013
- Have over $100,000 in revenue for 2012 (operating budget for non-profits)
- Be located in the United States.
All applicants may be asked to verify the above criteria once an application has been submitted.
Public companies are not eligible.
If you do not meet the criteria at this time but would like to be involved with Empact in the future, please fill out the form here
|Applications Close||August 10, 2013 at 11:59 pm EST|
|Final List Determined||September 10, 2013|
|Empact Legacy Event||October 24-26, 2013|
How much does it cost to apply?
There is no cost to submit an application to the Empact Showcase.
I started my company in 2013. Can I still apply?
The 2013 Empact Showcase features companies that meet the revenue criteria by December 31, 2012. If you started your business in 2013 and already meet the revenue criteria, congratulations and we look forward to you participating in the 2014 Showcase!
How are Showcase Category Honorees selected and when are they determined?
Top category honorees (including the Official Empact100 List) are determined by the Empact Academy.
The Official Empact100 List recognizes the top 100 companies within the Empact Showcase and is judged primarily by revenue, with additional factors such as number of employees, social impact, growth over the past year, and innovativeness taken into account.
Any company or entrepreneur in the Showcase who completes the full application is eligible for one or more of the following distinctions:
* Final categories are subject to change
How the Empact Showcase category honorees are determined
New in 2013, businesses meeting the minimum criteria in the Empact Showcase will be able to receive special recognition within a specific category.
How the People's Choice Winner is Determined
All Showcase members are encouraged to have their network vote for their company using the public profiles generated from their applications. The top 5 Empact Showcase applicants with the most votes will be recognized as the People's Choice Winners during the Empact Legacy event. Voting beings August 5, 2013 and ends October 3, 2013.