Do You Qualify To Apply?

Before we can extend an application for YEC membership, we must verify that you fit the following criteria:

  • be 40 or younger
  • be the founder, co-founder, owner or co-owner of his or her business
  • generate at least $1 million in annual revenue, or…
  • have at least $1 million in financing, or…
  • have successfully sold a business for at least $2 million in the last 3 years
  • have a business with headquarters or an office located in North America


If you meet our requirements and would like to request an application, please fill out the information below. Information you provide will ONLY be shared with YEC’s internal membership-selection committee. Please note: submitting a form does not guarantee that you will be invited to apply.