Diversity in Innovation QuickFire Challenge
Opens Oct 7 2019 12:01 AM (PDT)
Deadline Jan 9 2020 11:59 PM (PST)
Description

Overview

Our vision at Johnson & Johnson is for every person to use their unique experiences and backgrounds together – to spark solutions that create a better, healthier world. By seeking out and encouraging diverse ideas and promoting collaborative thinking among inclusive teams, we believe the world can bring innovative healthcare solutions to patients and consumers that will improve health for humanity. The Diversity in Innovation QuickFire Challenge offers an opportunity for U.S.-based innovators who are Black/ African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and American Indian or Alaska Native to receive funding and mentorship to advance their science. The multicultural innovator(s) with the best idea, technology, or solution that aims to improve human healthcare will receive up to $250,000 in grant funding, access to the global JLABS network and mentorship from experts at the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. 


Rewards

  • $250,000 in grant funding
  • Access to the global JLABS network
  • Mentorship by the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies


Areas of Interest

We encourage innovators to submit potentially ground-breaking ideas in all aspects of human healthcare, including a particular interest in the following areas:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Consumer Healthcare
  • Health Technologies
  • Medical Devices
  • Cross-sector Initiatives
Apply

Diversity in Innovation QuickFire Challenge


Overview

Our vision at Johnson & Johnson is for every person to use their unique experiences and backgrounds together – to spark solutions that create a better, healthier world. By seeking out and encouraging diverse ideas and promoting collaborative thinking among inclusive teams, we believe the world can bring innovative healthcare solutions to patients and consumers that will improve health for humanity. The Diversity in Innovation QuickFire Challenge offers an opportunity for U.S.-based innovators who are Black/ African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and American Indian or Alaska Native to receive funding and mentorship to advance their science. The multicultural innovator(s) with the best idea, technology, or solution that aims to improve human healthcare will receive up to $250,000 in grant funding, access to the global JLABS network and mentorship from experts at the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. 


Rewards

  • $250,000 in grant funding
  • Access to the global JLABS network
  • Mentorship by the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies


Areas of Interest

We encourage innovators to submit potentially ground-breaking ideas in all aspects of human healthcare, including a particular interest in the following areas:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Consumer Healthcare
  • Health Technologies
  • Medical Devices
  • Cross-sector Initiatives
Apply
Opens
Oct 7 2019 12:01 AM (PDT)
Deadline
Jan 9 2020 11:59 PM (PST)