A competition for transformative ideas tackling global challenges.

Primera Impact is a collaboration between researchers at the University of Cambridge and Primera Capital, a San Francisco-based venture capital fund. We aim to catalyse ideas that demonstrate promise towards making the world a better place.

A competition for transformative ideas tackling global challenges.

Primera Impact is a collaboration between researchers at the University of Cambridge and Primera Capital, a San Francisco-based venture capital fund. We aim to catalyse ideas that demonstrate promise towards making the world a better place.

Competition

Primera Impact is a health-tech investment competition based at the University of Cambridge for ideas improving the larger world, especially in emerging markets.

Available Prizes

At least one £100,000 equity investment
Merit based grants totalling up to £50,000

Competition Timeline

26 January Applications Open
16 March Applications Close
10 April Shortlist published
10 May Finalists announced
7-10 June Winners' Weekend
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