Three prizes will be awarded: Most Creative, Most Practical and Most Likely to Have an Impact.
Each winning team will receive:
- $500 prize
- The opportunity to be matched with an appropriate mentor at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation to continue to develop their idea
- Potential future opportunities to re-present their winning idea
- Invitations to exclusive networking and educational events through Health Forward, a key initiative of the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Forward Detroit economic development strategy, which focuses on creating a more competitive region by driving a healthier community and developing the region as a major hub for health innovation.
The winner of a people’s choice certificate for Best Presentation will be determined by a vote of the audience.