The National Football League’s (NFL) New York Jets have partnered with M&T Bank to launch the first ever New York Jets Small Business Showcase.  The winner of the showcase will receive a $100,000 from the Jets franchise for the upcoming 2018 football season.  The application runs from May 3rd to June 1st and will select five finalists to “attend Pitch Night at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center during the week of July 9th, where they will present to a panel of Jets and M&T Bank executives for final consideration.”

All applicants must be located around New York and have less than $10 million in annual revenue.  In addition, applicants will be judged on the following

  • Completion of application
  • Depth of community involvement
  • Worthiness of business and brand and
  • Business and sponsorship category “fit” to partner with the New York Jets and M&T Bank.

If you’re interested in learning more about the Small Business Showcase check out the link