Information you’ll need to provide

  • Basic contact information including your name, phone number, and email address. 
  • Your business website, if you have one. 
  • The Gross Annual Income for your household from last year's Income Tax Form 1040.
  • Details about your business including type of industry, the stage of your business, and the year your business started. 
  • Financial information about your business such as total amount of investments made in the business thus far, number of employees, and business revenue for 2018 and 2019. 
  • Narrative questions such as what problem is your business addressing/solving, why you are interested in this program and what you expect to get out of it, and the three-year goals for your business.

Helpful tips

  • If accepted, this program is free for all participants whose household income is under $50,000. You will be asked to supply your IRS income tax return to verify your eligibility. 
  • This program includes a four day bootcamp, followed by an extended mentorship program. 
  • There will also be a pitch competition with the chance of winning $1,000 for your business.

About this program

Provided by: Awe Foundation

If you have questions, you can speak with a program representative at: 

Program Information: The AWE Project

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How we can help

Here is direct contact information for Program Representatives who will answer any questions and help you apply.


  1. To get started, email the expert below from Awe Foundation.
  2. You might say, “Hi, I’m an entrepreneur of Miami-Dade and I need help applying for the Awe Project. Can you help me apply?
  3. If you don’t hear back within 48 hours, send us an email at info@axishelps.org.

Jinn Park, Program Coordinator

AWE Foundation

jinn@awefoundation.org