Ready. Set. Start-Up Stadium. Apply to Compete at BIO Impact!


The goal of Start-up Stadium is to increase start-ups’ engagement and visibility with investors, state and regional affiliates, and early-stage companies at the beginning of their life-cycle. All applications will be reviewed by judges experienced in evaluation of start-ups' growth potential as companies.  During BIO Impact, investor judges will attend live start-up presentations and engage in  Q&A/feedback with start-up finalists.

BIO Impact attendees can enjoy this exciting opportunity to meet the finalists and hear their pitches during sessions September 19-21.

Who can participate? Companies that have...

  • Raised less than $10M since inception
  • Previous business pitch or competition experience
  • Fewer than 20 full-time employees
  • Not previously been named a BIO Start-Up Stadium winner