Semifinalists have been determined for the Ready! Contest. Innovators from around the country competed in the first stage of the competition, the Ready! Contest, by identifying an impactful idea or solution that addresses a critical need in the solar industry and then developing the path they will take to make their solution a reality. A panel of expert reviewers selected 20 teams from 15 states to each receive $50,000 from a pool of $1 million.