When voting, we suggest you consider the candidate's level of impact they have on their community, originality of the experiences they are creating, and how realistic their goal is with $20,000.
Note: Once you click the check mark, you cannot undo it. However, you can vote again in 24 hours.
October 15, 2018 – January 4, 2019
January 18, 2019
January 23 – February 8, 2019
February 13, 2019
February 21, 2019
The contest is open to any registered U.S.-based small business, or 501(c)3 U.S.-based nonprofit with 50 or fewer employees.
A panel of judges from AWeber, SCORE, and prominent small business experts, will select 20 finalists based on the level of impact on their audience, originality of the experiences they are creating, and how realistic their goal is with the $20,000.
Beginning on January 21, 2019, the public will be able to vote once per day for their favorite business or nonprofit among the top 20 finalists. Public voting will close on February 8, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.
The winner of the $20,000 will be selected by the judging panel based on public votes as well as the judges’ original scoring.
The panel of judges consists of members of AWeber and SCORE, as well as prominent small business experts.
The winner will be announced during a live online broadcast on AWeber’s YouTube channel on February 21, 2019.