Startup Yale brings together Yale’s biggest entrepreneurship awards in two days packed with pitches, prizes, and world-changing ideas.
Yale innovators will join community leaders, investors, and practitioners to reimagine the future. Grounded in inclusivity and impact, Startup Yale is a crossroads for a new kind of innovation ecosystem. This year, Startup Yale is going virtual: tune in April 16-17, 2020.
Startup Yale includes Yale's biggest entrepreneurship prizes:
Thorne Prize for Innovation in Public Health or Education: $25K for the best student-led venture focused on social innovation in health or education.
Rita Wilson Prize Fund in support of Innovation and Entrepreneurship: $10,000 cash prize awarded to the best student-led venture focused on creating a technological solution to address a health disparity in the United States.
Sabin Sustainable Venture Prize: $25K for the best ideas for products, services, projects, or programs that advance a more sustainable way of life.
Rothberg Catalyzer Prize: $15K for the best student-led venture developing an innovative hardware solution to a medical challenge.
New Haven Civic Innovation Prize: $10,000 cash prize awarded to the best student-led venture, project, or policy focused on benefitting the city of New Haven.
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