Are you a tech pioneer or social entrepreneur - or even normal punter with personal experience - fed up waiting for someone else to design a solution that you know is needed and which could make a huge difference to people’s lives? Have you developed an innovation and tested it with users - but need help to get it off the ground, collaborate with others, get noticed?
We are looking for bold, transformative ideas that are original, break boundaries and change expectations of what we can all do to take charge of our health and wellbeing. Entries will be judged in accordance with how the innovator has created a compelling and irresistible application that needs to be tried and tested on a larger scale to demonstrate its potential value and impact in making a sustainable difference to people’s lives and addressing significant unmet needs in society.
To enter, you will need...
The Criteria for this category include:
Thank you to those who have entered our ‘Innovation Category’. Unfortunately this category is now closed but stay tuned for finalist announcements in the next few months.
If you have any questions or wish to speak to us, please contact our team via our Twitter page
We want to be completely transparent in our assessment process so here are further tips to help you in your application.
Our first step is to screen entries. Ask yourself, will your innovation ‘pass’ these three criteria:
If you pass this stage your innovation will be assessed in the shortlisting process, which includes the following criteria:
We’re delighted to share with you our previous finalists from the last 3 years of our Awards programme. Each one is truly amazing and often there is personal reason behind why the health tech has been developed – perhaps a desire to get fitter or a family member with a condition.
We’re here to promote the people who dare to dream. Innovations in health technology are transforming the way we care for our minds and bodies. That’s why AXA is driven to discover and support the inventors of the future with the Health Tech & You Awards.