Pitch Perfect Competition 2021

Applications open September 20th through September 28th.

The Pitch Perfect Competition is an annual Temerty Faculty of Medicine and Health Innovation Hub initiative that celebrates and supports health-related student innovations. Selected student projects will be invited to present a pitch for their entrepreneurial ideas; winners will be awarded Student Innovation  Fellowships to help develop their innovations.

Applications Open: Monday, Sep 20, 2021.
Applications Close: Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021.

Decision Notice: Successful applicants will be notified on Friday, October 1, 2021. 
Mentorship Hours: Successful applicants will be granted mentorship with H2i’s lead mentors. This is an invaluable opportunity to practice your pitch and receive impactful feedback to help perfect it!
Pitch Competition: Pitch Perfect 2021 will take place on Tuesday, October 26, 2021.

Application DetailsApplication Includes

  • List of Team Members and affiliation with the University of Toronto
  • Project description (up to 400 words) including identified health/medical need
  • Work Plan / Milestones
  • Short term and long term funding priorities

Guidelines and Criteria Evaluation Criteria: Proposals will be evaluated on commercialization/translation potential including (but not limited to) the following criteria:

  • Identified health/medical need;
  • Scientific basis for design solution;
  • Novelty, complexity, risk & feasibility;
  • Work plan, milestones, deliverables & decision points;
  • Knowledge transfer plan; and
  • Health impact/market potential

Please note: At least one member of the team must be a current University of Toronto student.

To apply, please click here.