Deadline to apply is

May 10, 2021.


**Previous Applicants Please Note:

If you filled out the application before the COVID-19 pandemic, you do not need to resubmit an application, however you have the option to resubmit an application to include new information. Please check the option in the application if you are choosing to resubmit. Thank you!

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Rising Star Award

This award will recognize a nonprofit generating under $5 million in revenue for its outstanding innovation, impact, and achievements in meeting its mission. The award will be given to an organization who demonstrates an outstanding record of sustained achievement, has successfully demonstrated successful financial performance, and has built a reputation for excellence within the community.

**Note: If your nonprofit generates more than $5 million in revenue, please apply for the Social Impact Award. You are not eligible for this award.

Selection Criteria

The following will be considered:

1. Measure of social impact

2. Ingenuity

3. Fiscal responsibility and budget allocation

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NYC Rising Star Award Submission