Innovators Challenge - Spring 2024

We are looking for innovative startups with the goal to catalyze change in digital health delivery

The Breakthrough Alliance (“BTA”), a digital health research consortium, was created to accelerate a greater number of digital health innovations through the generation of exclusive, evidence-based research and insights. The BTA Research & Strategy Program (“Program”) provides research and testing to innovative technology companies worldwide as determined by the research consortium.

The Call for Applications to the Program seeks to identify health related or healthcare technology innovators that may be best suited to implement a pilot project under certain criteria as explained below and may be determined by the Program leadership including Sponsor and Administrator. Each pilot will be administered by HITLAB in a sample of appropriate target end users for a research study duration (sample size and duration shall be determined on a case-by-case basis to achieve valid, rapid verification efforts and at the sole discretion of BTA).

Specific Program goals include: 

Applications Closed

Accepting submissions through April 14 at 11:59pm EST. Deadline extended!

See our Official Rules & Eligibility Requirements.


*All deadlines are at 11:59 pm Eastern Time on the respective days, unless otherwise stated. 

Benefits for selected innnovators

Our application process

Call for

Rolling Review
of Applications


Final Review
& Selection


Study Design


Final Study

Previous Finalists

Fall 2023

Spring 2023

Fall 2022

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