The Challenge The City of San José Office of Immigrant Affairs is seeking a reliable, accessible solution to improve civic participation and engagement in community meetings for our limited and non-English speaking residents.
How to Apply Please complete the application to be evaluated for an opportunity to enter into a paid contract.
The application can be saved and returned to at a later time (click the “Finish this later” link in the header).
Applications can be edited after submission until the deadline.
No changes will be accepted after the deadline.
What happens after I submit an application?
Applications will be formally evaluated and scored between January - March 2020
The highest scoring applicant(s) may be invited to participate in remote interviews in February 2020
The highest scoring applicant will be invited to participate in a demonstration period (typically 16-weeks but can be shorter or longer based on mutual agreement)
At the end of the demonstration period, the government will conduct a formal evaluation to determine if your solution effectively meets the challenge needs
Based on the results of the final evaluation, the government may enter into paid contract (nearly 80% of startups enter into a contract)