MedTech Startup Pitch Competition for Women and Founders of Color

Published on November 14, 2022

Pitch Competition for Women and Founders of Color for MedTech Startups

mHUB’s Virtual Pitch Competition for Women and Founders of Color will award a total of $8,500 in Non-Dilutive Cash Prizes to MedTech Startups

Startups focused on innovative medical device technologies can apply to pitch virtually to a group of esteemed judges for cash awards totaling $8,500 and connections to industry decision-makers and investors interested in hardtech. See details below.

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

This pitch competition will occur online on Wednesday, December 14, from 4:30 – 5:30 PM CT. If you are a woman founder or founder of color interested in participating, apply here.

Pitch Competition Eligibility:

• At least one founder must be female or a person of color
• Must be a pre-series A MedTech startup
• Must be a HardTech startup (having physical product and software elements)
• Startup must be in the field of Medical & Health Technology

Areas of Focus:

mHUB is looking for breakthrough medical device technologies focused on medicine delivery, remote patient monitoring, wearables, therapeutic devices, and more. Example technologies include but are not limited to:

  • Chronic Disease Management Tools
  • Technologies for Detecting Acute or Chronic Conditions
  • Surgical Instruments
  • Connected Therapeutic Devices
  • Minimally Invasive Monitoring
  • Robotic or Automated Healthcare Devices
  • Improved Drug Delivery Methods
  • Medical Devices

Pitch Competition Judges

Previous Pitch Competition Winners

The mHUB Climate and Energy Tech Startup Pitch Competition was held virtually last March to showcase disruptive startups founded by women and entrepreneurs of color. The pitch event was part of mHUB’s broader priority to increase the diversity in the hardtech and manufacturing sector while creating a platform to highlight startups from across the world whose novel solutions can have a profound impact on the way we power our world. Five finalists virtually pitched for cash prizes and industry connections in front of a group of esteemed judges. Meet the winners of the Climate and Energy Tech Pitch Competition.

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