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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.