The Veterans Lead QuickFire Challenge series aims to advance healthcare innovation to the benefit of the military community.
Johnson & Johnson Innovation, together with Johnson & Johnson Office of Military and Veterans Affairs, announces a two-part Veterans Lead QuickFire Challenge series with the aim to advance innovation that could benefit the military community.
For each challenge, the innovator(s) with the best idea, technology, or solution will receive funding from up to a total of $250,000 in grant funding, access to support through the Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS ecosystem, and mentorship from the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.
INNOVATIONS BY VETS
Together with Bunker Labs, the Veterans Lead QuickFire Challenge: Innovations by Vets invites U.S. Veteran and military spouse innovators to submit potentially ground-breaking ideas in all aspects of human healthcare. Specific areas of focus for the challenge include potential solutions aimed at advancing pharmaceuticals, consumer healthcare, health technologies, medical devices, and cross-sector initiatives.
The challenge is now accepting applications. The deadline to apply is August 20, 2021. Learn more here.
INNOVATIONS FOR VETS
The Veterans Lead QuickFire Challenge: Innovations for Vets invites innovators across the globe to submit potential solutions that aim to directly address the unique health care needs of the military community including physical trauma management, respiratory health, kidney disease, cardiovascular disease, vision loss, oncology, and orthopedic and musculoskeletal disease.
The challenge is now accepting applications. The deadline to apply is September, 17 2021. Learn more here.