January 16, 2024 - April 19, 2024
Are you a new or aspiring outdoor entrepreneur? Embark is a virtual, 3-month program designed to fuel new and aspiring entrepreneurs from Black, Indigenous, Latina/o/x, and Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities as you build a path forward by offering the resources and guidance to turn early-stage ideas into viable businesses. Embark runs from January 16, 2024 to April 19, 2024 and there is no program fee.
✓ You have a business idea at the design or prototype stage and are serious about turning it into a company in the next six months OR you’ve started your company in the last year but haven’t yet done manufacturing and have made less than <$10k revenue.
✓ You are building a product, service, or experience that inspires and equips people in their lives outside including gear, apparel, furniture, mobile app, website, e-commerce, retail, outdoor experience, service, food and beverage, skincare, etc.
✓ You identify as a person of color from the Black, Indigenous, Latina/o/x, Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.
✓ You are based in the United States (US Citizenship is not required) and you are at least 18 years old.