Below are dates for the American Dream Ideas Challenge. For a more detailed timeline, see the information packet.
Proposal period opens.
Proposal period closes.
Selection committee selects top 10 ideas.
University of Utah announces the top 10 ideas that will move on to Round 2.
Round 2 awardees will receive $10,000 and will further develop and refine ideas.
November 19 Round 2 participants present ideas to Community Advisory Board
University of Utah will announce the top three ideas advancing to the national level.
Top three idea proposals further develop and refine their ideas.
University of Utah will forward the top three ideas to Schmidt Futures for national-level review.
Schmidt Futures will announce the national-level finalists.
National-level finalists will further develop and refine their ideas.
National-level finalists will submit their ideas for additional review.
Schmidt Futures will announce ideas it has selected to fund up to $1 million.