Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition Application

February 12, 2024 all-day
Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures

Open to any student-led team that has designed a health-related solution. All countries. All academic fields.

A competition to celebrate good design in healthcare. Winners show a solid understanding of the need, the people impacted, focused problem-solving, and a great real-world solution.


February 12 – Submission of two-page proposals
March 18 – Finalists informed
April 13 – Final round (virtual event)
Eligibility for Application:

Project must be focused on a healthcare application in either of the four tracksDesigns of Solutions for Advanced Health Systems
Global Health/ Humanitarian Design
Healthcare Apps/ Digital Health
Post-Surgical Infection Management

Project must have been started after January 1, 2022

Project must be driven by full-time studentsPostdoc research projects are ineligible.
Projects that have utilized significant funding (>$100K) are ineligible.
Projects that are not run by full-time students are ineligible. For example, projects run by startup companies or faculty are ineligible.
Eligible full-time students include those working towards undergraduate, masters, doctoral, and professional degrees (MBA, MD, etc.).Project teams should comprise of more than one full-time student.

Applicants can submit multiple unique projects