Medtronic believes that all people deserve access to quality healthcare and well-being, and through the Medtronic Foundation, we seek opportunities to demonstrate sustainable and innovative solutions to expand access and improve health outcomes for underserved populations around the world. In service of this mission, this spring, the Medtronic Foundation conducted an open call for applicants to apply for an Opportunity Grant focused on testing or scaling solutions that improve healthcare delivery efficiency while leading to demonstrable improvements in health outcomes for underserved populations.
We’re excited to share that our team received 192 applications and ultimately awarded seven applicants up to $100K for their project ideas. In addition to grant funding, these seven applicants will also be joining a learning collaborative, comprised of monthly learning goals and projects on the topic of improving healthcare efficiency.
Opportunity Grant recipients are: