The National Academy of Medicine is accepting applications for the 2024 cycle of its U.S.-based Catalyst Awards. The application period is open from January 29, 2024, through March 11, 2024, at 11:59 pm EST. Awardees will each receive a cash prize of $50,000 USD and become part of a global network of innovators with exclusive opportunities to compete for additional funding.
Eligible projects aim to improve the mental, physical, or social health and well-being of individuals and can focus on any stage of life, as long as they ultimately promote health for people as they age.
- For inspiration, check out the winners of the previous cycles of NAM Catalyst Awards, who have backgrounds in public service, computer science, clinical medicine, biomedical research, public health, and more.
- To learn more, check out our informational webinar for prospective applicants, guidelines for submission, and FAQ page. For any other questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The NAM’s U.S.-based Catalyst Award Competition is part of a global initiative to extend the human healthspan—or number of years lived in good health. There are a number of Catalyst Award competitions worldwide that are open to innovators in over 50 countries and territories! Click here to see all the open competitions and their application windows.