Challenge and Prize Structure
The Challenge is a three-phase, prize-based competition to find and develop technology-based solutions that address or improve opioid abuse prevention, treatment and overdose avoidance and response.
The Idea Phase: Closed. Prize recipients were announced on January 30, 2018.
The Challenge Phase: Launching February, 2018
- Seeks expertise of the worldwide business and innovation community to advance technical solutions in response to the crisis.
- Winners receive monetary prizes and progress to the next phase to refine and cultivate their solutions into implementable products.
The Product Phase:
- A continuation of the Challenge Phase, this phase enables winners to develop and refine their solutions for market entry
** At least $6.5 million is available in the prize pool for the Challenge and Product phases. We are seeking corporate support to expand this prize pool.