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A competition for transformative ideas tackling global challenges

5 February 2018

Primera Impact is an investment competition for start-ups tackling challenging problems in healthcare.

It is the result of a collaboration between researchers at the University of Cambridge and Primera Capital, a San Francisco-based venture capital fund. They aim to catalyse game-changing startups who demonstrate promise towards making the world a better place.

This year they are seeking the best health-tech startups.

Prizes include £100,000 equity investments and up to £50,000 of merit-based grants.

The deadline to apply is 16 March 2018. More details can be found at

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