Innovation and Impact Bootcamp


Are you looking to add value to your product and understand your market fit?

We offer you a launchpad for the most innovative medtech ideas, helping you develop them to their full potential. This bootcamp provides hands-on support through online sessions with the Innovation and Impact Center at TU Delft, Netherlands. Designed together with our network of EIT Health partners, the programme has strong links with leading healthcare institutes to kick start your journey.

During the 8-week programme, industry experts will guide you through a detailed business analysis of your medtech innovation. You will also explore and validate your approach while refining your business model to launch in markets across Europe.


Application deadline: 15 June 2021

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Why get involved

How it works

Get your application started

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Don’t miss the 15 June deadline! Go to the EIT Health application portal, create a log-in and apply by 15 June 2021. Tell us all about your company, team, product/service, and what makes it so special.

Application evaluation

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A selection committee will review and evaluate all applications and select the most promising teams based on criteria that includes market research, quality of business idea, fit for the programme and team motivation.

Selection day

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The best applicants will be invited to pitch to the selection panel on 23 June 2021. This involves a 15-minute video call where you will be asked to introduce yourself, pitch your innovation and answer our questions.


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If selected, you will meet with our teams to identify the key role our experts and mentors can play in taking your business to the next level.


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On 1 September 2021, you will begin the intensive 8-week bootcamp that will help you validate your product, understand your market potential and extend your network.

Who should apply?

To qualify for the Innovation and Impact Bootcamp, you must:

  • Be based in any Horizon Europe country.
  • Be Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 3 and up
  • Have a technological idea/solution in the medical field
  • Have a motivated and committed team, including at least one founding member
  • Have a team available for at least two days a week throughout September and October 2021

It is free to apply to the programme. Selected applicants will be asked to pay €1,250 per team for participation in the bootcamp. This must be paid before the onboarding process.

Innovation and Impact Bootcamp Webinars

Join one of our Innovation and Impact Bootcamp webinars to learn more about the programme and find out if it is right for you.

We have two webinars throughout the year, and all you need to do is register below to secure your place:

Wednesday May 19, 2021 at 10:00 AM CET

Tuesday June 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM CET


Ready to apply?

Submit an application through our portal by 15 June 2021 – have your company, team and product/service information to hand, as you will need it to apply.



The Bootcamp team