- Any founder, owner, or senior level manager of a business in New Hampshire who has successfully organized, developed, or managed a high technology concept into a commercial product or service may apply for an award.
- The business may be a sole proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company, or corporation, or a subsidiary or division thereof, based in NH.
- To meet the high technology requirement of the competition, the Applicant’s business must develop, manufacture, or distribute a commercially successful technology-based product or service.
- To be eligible to receive an award, the Applicant must be an owner/manager who is primarily responsible for the recent performance of the company and an active member of top management. The Applicant’s company must be at least two years old. If the company is publicly held, the Applicant must be an active member of top management.