Emerging Growth Company Scholarships


AdvaMed 2014 is pleased to offer Emerging Growth Company Scholarships for 30 Company Presentations, through the generous support of Aon, the National Institutes of Health, PROPEL and RCT Ventures.

Innovative, early stage MedTech companies from the U.S. and around the world are encouraged to apply by June 30 to be considered for Emerging Growth Company Scholarships and take advantage of this unique opportunity to advance your financial and strategic objectives through the Company Presentations at AdvaMed 2014.

AdvaMed 2014 has established the following 4 scholarships, which offset Company Presentation fees and reduce registration cost:

  1. RCT Grand Prize – RCT Ventures will award 1 complimentary Company Presentation, complimentary full-access registration and support for travel expenses.
  2. NIH Scholars – 5 participating Institutes and Centers will award 12 complimentary Company Presentations and complimentary full-access registrations to recipients of SBIR funding from:
    1. National Cancer Institute;
    2. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute;
    3. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases;
    4. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering;
    5. National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke.
  3. Aon Midwest MedTech ScholarsAdvaMed 2014 State Committees in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin will award 12 complimentary Company Presentations (2 per state) and a discounted registration of $395 (supported by Aon).
  4. PROPEL Scholars – a center of the iBIO Institute, PROPEL will award Illinois start-ups 4 complimentary Company Presentations and full and partial grant funding for full-access registrations. A separate PROPEL grant application is required by June 30.

Applicants not selected for scholarships will be considered for the remaining Company Presentation slots under the final application deadline of July 31, 2014.

Click here to submit your Company Presentation Application.

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