The 10th annual French-American Entrepreneurship Award (FAEA), a startup competition, is now accepting entries.
Established in 2008 by the Club 600, the FAEA recognizes and supports French entrepreneurs launching businesses in the United States.
Two exceptional startups will be selected to receive cash and in-kind prizes, including coaching from CCE (Conseillers du Commerce Exterieur de France) Dreamstart and their 1234 formula. Winners will be announced live on June 25, 2018 during an Award Ceremony and Gala in New York City.
WHO CAN ENTER:
The Award is open to company founders who have been in business three years or less and are fluent in both French and English. Eligible entries must offer a product or a service that is commercially viable on the American market with a demonstrated ability to generate revenues.
HOW TO ENTER:
Submission guidelines, the complete competition schedule, and more information are available on www.faea-us.com. Applications must be submitted by April 13, 2018.
Each entry will be judged by our jury, whose members represent a breadth of expertise in a variety of areas of business and industry. Pitches will be evaluated against five criteria: clarity, market and customer needs analysis, innovation, entrepreneurial background of entrants, and early market success.