Frequently Asked Questions


Why were the criteria to apply for a Vogt Award expanded?

If I am not based in one of the 13 counties near Louisville, can I still apply?

What might not qualify as a technology-based product?

Why are there caps on total fundraising and revenue for applicants?

Selection Process

How are the participants for Vogt Awards selected?


What are the core elements of Vogt Awards program?

How much of the training program will be standard vs. tailored for individuals companies?

If an entrepreneur has already completed Lean Startup training will they have to go through this again as part of the Vogt Awards program?


How can Vogt Award recipients use their $25,000 grant?

Why is there no longer a final prize awarded at Demo Day?

Demo Day

What is Vogt Demo Day?