How do I apply for the Franchise 500?

If you have submitted for the Franchise 500 in past years, you can submit your application by following these instructions:

  1. Go to the Franchise Portal at
  2. Enter your log in information associated with your account
  3. Click "Sign In" and you will be logged into your account
  4. Complete the application and upload the necessary documents:
    1. FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)
    2. Audited Financials (If not already in FDD)
    3. Unit List

New to the Franchise 500? To get started, please let us know you’re interested in participating by filling out the short questionnaire at