$200k Challenge

The $200K Challenge is an annual start-up competition hosted by M2D2 which kicks off at the beginning of each year focused on identifying and rewarding disruptive companies in the medical technology and biotechnology industries. You can learn more about this competition by visiting the dedicated $200k Challenge website.

Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA)

M2D2 is part of the BARDA DRIVe network which funds early-stage companies for life-saving innovation. Learn more about this program by checking out our dedicated BARDA page which goes into more detail.


IMPACT is a 12-week accelerator program that aims to advance early-stage companies looking to reshape the future of healthcare. Visit our IMPACT website to register or view more information.

Barracuda Bowl

Five entrepreneurs in the health security space will face tough questions from a panel of respected life sciences investors and influencers in this annual "Shark Tank"-style pitch event.