Startup Arlington Eligibility

The official terms and conditions will be posted in the spring when Startup Arlington 2018 launches. Below are a few key eligibility requirements that will apply.

Eligibility Criteria

  • To apply, you must be the CEO and/or Founder of an existing tech company.
  • To apply, you must be at least 21 years old at the time you complete your application.
  • To apply, you must live in Arlington County throughout the competition period. 

Eligibility Exclusions:

  • In order to apply, your startup cannot be located in the Washington D.C. Metro region currently. The Contest is not open to residents of Arlington County, VA; Fairfax County, VA; Loudoun County, VA; Prince William County, VA; Prince George’s County, MD; Montgomery County, MD; Howard County, MD or the District of Columbia.
  • Also excluded from eligibility are:
    1. Contest judges and employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of the Arlington County government.
    2. Contest sponsors and their parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies.  
    3. Excluded Individuals include contest judges', employees', officers directors', agents' and sponsors'  parents, spouses, children, siblings, in-laws, grandparents and grandchildren and their respective spouses.
    4. Any resident in an Excluded Individual’s household, whether legally related or not.

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Contact Us

For questions, or to learn more about the program, please contact Natalie Monkou.


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