Johnson and Johnson Funding Opportunities

At Johnson & Johnson Innovation, we believe a great Idea can come from anywhere. Our QuickFire Challenges represent an ongoing commitment by J&J to support a diversity of life science innovators and the development of integrated, cross-sector solutions to prevent, intercept and cure diseases. We inspire the best in science and technology by providing real world challenges and granting a variety of awards. At this very moment we have 3 Challenges at play; check them out and discover which Challenge has the best match for your creative ideas.

Current challenges:

Advancing the Safe Use of Healthcare Products QuickFire Challenge
Johnson & Johnson's Office of the Chief Medical Officer (OCMO) works to ensure that the safety data underpinning all our product are scientifically sound and robust; following from that, it is also an OCMO priority to provide healthcare practitioners, physicians, surgeons, patients and consumers with the most informative data and understanding of the safety of our products so that they may make well informed healthcare decisions. To that end, Johnson & Johnson Innovation and the OCMO are looking to reward up to $200,000 in multiple grants, and one year of JLABS space, to the individuals or teams who submit the best ideas on how to educate, inform and provide clarity around healthcare product safety. Focus areas: Consumer healthcare | Health technologies | Surgery

  • DEADLINE APPROACHING -Submission deadline May 24th
  • Funding up to $200,000 USD; Mentoring & Coaching  

Center for Device Innovation QuickFire Challenge
In conjunction with the Grand Opening of the Center for Device Innovation (CDI @ TMC) in the Fall 2017, Johnson & Johnson Innovation and Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices have launched the CDI @ TMC QuickFire Challenge, a device-focused challenge aimed at game-changing early-stage medical device innovations across strategic areas of interest for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices, with an emphasis on Surgical Oncology and/or Obesity. Focus areas: Cardiovascular | Obesity | Osteoarthritis | Surgical Oncology

  • Funding up to $400,000 USD Entrance to JLABS @ TMC; Mentoring & Coaching
  • Submission deadline June 28th

JLABS @ NYC QuickFire Challenge
Share this challenge In honor of the Grand Opening of JLABS @ NYC, Johnson & Johnson Innovation has launched a QuickFire Challenge to award up to four new game-changing early-stage innovation companies with the use of a bench, workstation and access to the JLABS @ NYC community for one year. Focus areas: Consumer healthcare | Health technologies | Medical devices | Therapeutics

  • Submission deadline January 15th, 2018
  • Space at JLABS @ NYC