Thank you for your interest in The Starfish Fund. To submit an online application please complete each text area below. When you are done, please hit the submit button. This will send your online application directly to us. All information will be kept confidential and used for internal purposes only.
Application Schedule Applications are accepted during the months of January, April, July and October.
Applications must be received by 5pm EST on the closing day of the application month (example: by 5pm EST July 31st) to be considered.
Applications received in months other than January, April, July and October will be held and then accepted into the next available application period for consideration.
Status of Application Applications are reviewed the month following. Each applicant will be notified of their application status per the following timetable:
Applications made in January will be notified of status in March.
Applications made in April will be notified of status in June.
Applications made in July will be notified in September.
Applications made in October will be notified in December.
Specific Details If you are planning to use The Starfish Fund to start a new business, please include a detailed business plan with your application.
Those chosen for The Starfish Fund are encouraged to make their 10% contributions on a monthly basis beginning no later than 30 days after they receive their check from The Starfish fund.
Participation or past participation in the "What One Person Can Do" program is a requirement for those chosen. To learn more about the "What One Person Can Do" program, please click here.
Working with a coach on a regular basis is also a requirement. Coaching typically takes place over the phone. A session is usually one hour in length. Coaching frequency varies. In some cases it may be one hour per week and in others is may be one hour per month. Coaching is goal oriented and designed to support participants in achieving their goals.
If you have any questions about submitting an application, please contact us.