How to Enter

A new entry and judging system has been introduced in 2019. OpenWater is a true all-in-one software platform designed to streamline and simplify our entire awards program. Participants can easily enter materials using the entry portal for a chance to take home a STAR.


You must register for a new account to enter.
Visit the entry portal to create your account and login.


Visit our FAQ page or contact Kait Bruenn at 816.454.9422 x160.

AUM Levels

Small Up to $10B
Medium Over $10B and up to $50B
Large Over $50B and up to $150B
Large + Over $150B