Join us for the Fall 2021 HITLAB Women’s Health Tech Challenge

8 founders of companies at all stages of development will pitch their companies before our panel of esteemed judges.

Application Part 2

Applications are now closed

Stay tuned for the announcement of our winners at the November 12th exclusive networking event.

2021 Women’s Health Tech Challenge Prizes

Series A Prizes

Pre-Seed Round Prizes

Non-Profit / Non-Governmental Organization Prizes

Seed Round Prizes

VC Prizes and Opportunities

Schedule of Events

October 22, 2021

Applications Close

November 12, 2021

Exclusive Networking

December 6–10, 2021

Bootcamp Week

December 17, 2021

Challenge Day

Judging Criteria

Applications will be judged based on the following items:

Frequently Asked Questions

No, there is no application fee.

Finalists will give 2-minute pitches, with 3 minutes for questions from Challenge Judges.

We have Prizes available for companies in Seed, Pre-Seed, and Series A funding stages, as well as Prizes for Non-Profit Charitable organizations and companies which meet the criteria for the Venture Capital Bonus Awards. If you have questions about your eligibility status, please review the Rules and Regulations or contact us at

No, the Challenge Day on December 17, 2021 will be held entirely virtually. You will not be required to attend in-person. You or someone from your team will be required to attend the Challenge virtually to complete your pitch, and finalists will be invited to complete a mentorship bootcamp the week prior to the challenge, which will also take place virtually.

Finalists will be announced on November 12th via press release, and newsletter.