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As a diverse family of owners at BDS, we are proud to support the next generation of college graduates into 1st-time entrepreneurs. We will choose a young Black or Latino, who is a motivated college graduate (college graduate or 5 years of history in the culinary industry) a Brooklyn Dumpling Shop owner!

Update :
due to over 2,000 applicants we have narrowed our selections to a very impressive group of 10 young ladies and gentlemen whom we have personally interviewed .... this has been an extremely difficult decision and now even more so by choosing the 3 finalists.

$50,000 in inventory and intellectual property
$100,000 in Landlord Participation

3 Finalists Announced TODAY !


Del Toro Johnnyangel

Anthony Rowe 

Sharon Parks