2022 Proposal Timeline to Enlighten Award Selection for FY 2023 Projects

February 14, 2022Proposal due dateProposals are due by 11:59 pm ET.  Applicants are expected to meet with the Coulter team prior to submitting proposal.  Collaboration with the Coulter team on proposal creation is encouraged.
March 10-11, 2022 (Exact date TBD)Triage Pitch MeetingApplicant teams will be invited to present a brief, 5-minute pitch presentation of their ideas to the Coulter Oversight Committee. Up to 6 teams will be awarded Enlighten funding.
Mid-March – Early -June 2022Enlighten ProgramProgram deliverables include product development plans and business and product development milestones, budgets and resource requirements to achieve milestones.
Mid-June 2022 (date TBD)Project Selection MeetingTeams with Enlighten Awards will be invited to pitch for Evolve Awards to execute on strategic plans. Teams will present a 15-minute pitch presentation to the Oversight Committee for a funding decision.
July 2022Evolve funding beginsThe one-year funding cycle runs from July 2022 – June 2023