Enterprise Ireland and Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI)

The Clinical Innovation Award 2023 has officially launched, and applications are now open.
Details are provided about the program below.

Subject: HIHI Clinical Innovation Award 2023

What: Enterprise Ireland and Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI) have launched the Clinical Innovation Award 2023. This Award is designed to support all healthcare professionals in Ireland to explore the commercial feasibility of their innovative ideas with the potential to transform the way medical care is delivered in Ireland and abroad.

Who: The Clinical Innovation Award is open to all healthcare professionals in public hospitals, third level institutions, and non-profit research organisations. Lead applicants must be employed and have ongoing clinical commitments in the Irish Health Service.

Prizes: Three applicants will receive a €15,000 Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Feasibility Fund to investigate the commercial feasibility of their innovative idea

Requirement: Applications MUST be supported by an academic institution. HIHI can provide assistance in making these connections.

Info: For further information please visit the website (HERE) and see the attached Flyer

Events: A schedule of events on the Clinical Innovation Award will be announced soon (HERE)

  • The Clinical Health Awards 2023 Workshop will be hosted via Zoom on Wednesday, July 12th, from 12:00-1:30 IST.
    • To find more information and register, please see HERE

When: Closing date for applications is 28 September 2023


All the best,

Katie Giglio


Katie Giglio

Health Innovation Hub Ireland 

University of Galway

Phone: +353 (87) 9130224

E-mail: Katie.Giglio@universityofgalway.ie


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