2021 Medical Device Innovation Challenge (MDIC) Application
MDIC Application Review and Selection Process:
To be eligible to apply - you have an idea or in early stage commercialization of a medical device per FDA medical device definition. You also agree to meet the requirements of the program: attend all monthly mentor meetings and actively participant in progressing through your team's established Project Plan.
You are a US-based innovator/startup company/have a team or willing to develop a team during the program.
Applications will be accepted now through April 30, 2021. No applications will be accepted after April 30, 2021.
The MDIC Review Committee will review all applications with selection made in June. CNYBAC staff will provide notifications by end of June, MDIC Agreements executed in July with selected teams.
Program starts August 1. CNYBAC covers a stipend for each team to gain commercialization research from the Syracuse University College of Law Innovation Law Center.
MDIC Mentors are assigned to each MDIC Participant Team and 1st Mentor Meeting is scheduled in August.
MDIC Participants may elect to utilize space in the CNY Biotech Accelerator Creation Garage at no cost for the 6-month program or participate virtually.