Awards

  • All Finalist Teams Will Receive

    1) Access to the Spaulding Accelerator Program

    The Spaulding Accelerator was developed to assist early stage teams organize and scale. 
    • Mentorship
    • Access to Subject Matter Expertise
    • Market Research/Market Analysis
    • Spaulding Internal and External Clinical Resources

    2) All Finalist Teams Will also Receive $3,000 in Google Cloud Credits

     

  • Grand Prize

    1) Google Cloud Startup Support Package, which includes:

    • $100,000 Cloud and Firebase Credits
    • Dedicated startup technical office hours
    • In-depth 1:1 architecture reviews with Google engineers
    • Invitations to exclusive local Google Cloud events
    • A smaller Google, via introductions internally where it matters to startups: Ads, Play, Maps, Chrome, and more.

    2) $7,500 Cash

     

    3) $5000 Legal Services From Foley Hoag

    • Foley Hoag will donate up to $5,000 of free legal services to the winner of the 2018 Spaulding Innovation Challenge.  The donated services will include the time spent by attorneys and other professionals, but not out-of-pocket costs such as filing fees.  Foley Hoag will not be required to represent any party as to whom it has a conflict of interest.  If there is a conflict of interest as to the winner, Foley Hoag will make its services available to the runner up or best design prize winner instead.

    4) Three Month Membership at the Cambridge Innovation Center   

    • Membership for Maximum of 3 team members
    • Valid at CIC Cambridge location: One Broadway, 14th Floor, Kendall Square, Cambridge MA 02142
  • Runner- Up

     1) Google Cloud Startup Support Package, which includes:

    • $20,000 Cloud and Firebase Credits
    • Dedicated startup technical office hours
    • In-depth 1:1 architecture reviews with Google engineers
    • Invitations to exclusive local Google Cloud events
    • A smaller Google, via introductions internally where it matters to startups: Ads, Play, Maps, Chrome, and more.

    2) $2,500 Cash

  • Mad*Pow Best Design Award

    1) $10,000 Design Services From Mad*Pow

    • Design for Change: Mad*Pow leverages strategic design and the psychology of motivation to create innovative experiences and compelling digital solutions that are good for people and good for business.