RUBRIC Application

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General Company Details

Insert full, legal name. If applicant is already registered with the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT), the name inserted here should match the SDAT registration
*In order to secure a TEDCO investment, applicant cannot be a Sole Proprietorship or General Partnership.
Full URL if applicable
Eligibility Questions

TEDCO exists to support technology-based companies in Maryland as specified in its statute. These six simple questions will help to quickly establish your eligibility before proceeding with the balance of the application.






Principal Business Operations
“Principal Business Operations” means the headquarters from which the applicant's officers direct, control, and coordinate the applicant's business activities.
Additional Business Locations of the applicant (both inside and outside Maryland)

Primary Contact Information


Description of Business/Product (Explain why it is a great opportunity for an funding assistance in the terms of economic interest in MD.)
Document Submission

If you exceed the file limits, your application will NOT submit and result in an error. 
A copy of the lease, license agreement, deed, or other document that evidences the applicant’s right to occupy the physical location of the Principal Business Operations, the headquarters from which the applicant's officers direct, control and coordinate the applicant's business activities.

Additional Company Information

Employment Data



"Employee" means a W-2 reporting worker of a business.
 
"Founder" means an individual who established a business by: (a) Assuming a portion of the risk of the business; and (b) Having the initial rights to a portion of the profits of the business.

General Criteria

The applicant shall describe the following so that TEDCO can evaluate and score the Growth Opportunity of the business.


300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

300 words maximum

Economic & Social Disadvantage

The applicant shall describe how they have an economic or social disadvantage, as applicable. 


300 words maximum.
"Economic disadvantage" means the impairment of the ability to compete in the free enterprise system due to social disadvantage resulting in diminished capital and credit opportunities as compared to others in the same or similar line of business, as such term is interpreted under 13 CFR §124.104.

"Social disadvantage" means subject to racial or ethnic prejudice or cultural bias within American society because of identity as a member of a group and without regard to individual qualities, as such term is interpreted under 13 CFR §124.103.  

RUBRIC Program Criteria

The applicant is applying for the RUBRIC program and, by applying, hereby certifies that it meets the stated eligibility requirements.
COVID-19 Assistance Criteria 

300 words maximum.

300 words maximum.