Schedule

Advancement through the Vogt Awards selection process and the Vogt Awards program is based upon the following schedule of events.

April 4, 2016 : Vogt Awards application open

May 31 : Vogt Awards application deadline, Midnight ET

June 1 – 3 : Initial review by Vogt Advisory Committee to confirm applicants’ eligibility

June 6 : Notice of advancement or not

June 12 : Deadline to submit additional information via Gust.com by 5 p.m.

June 13 July 15 : Review by Selection Committee

July 18 : Notification of finalists

August 11 : Presentation Practice (optional)

August 22 : Final presentations to Selection Committee with finalists

August 24 : Press conference to announce up to 6 recipients

September 1 – November 3: lean startup weekly training, customized workshops , and 1:1 business coaching will run each Thursday of the program with the following schedule:

1:00-2:30pm – Business Model Canvas Review

2:30-3:30pm – Vogt Workshops

3:30-5:30pm – 1:1 Meetings

5:30-6:00pm – Break

6:00-7:00pm – LaunchIt Program Speakers Series

November 7 – 14 : Final Presentation Practices

November 15 : Vogt Demo Day