Four Phase 2 Winners Selected September 2019:

The winning innovations are technology-based solutions designed to improve access to quality health care, including substance use disorder treatment, recovery, and support services for pregnant women with opioid use disorders, their infants, and families, especially those in rural and geographically isolated areas.

Each team won a share of a $145,000 prize.


Benten Technologies: Mobile-accessible Plan of Safe Care (POSC) Platform


JBS International, Inc.: eClinician: M&B OUD


Nationwide Children's Hospital: Empower Care


REACH Technologies: REACH

Teams will now continue to Phase 3 to test their proposed interventions on a larger scale. One team will be chosen by 2021 to win a grand prize of up to $130,000.

9 Phase 1 Winners Selected January 2019:

Each team won a share of a $100,000 prize. Teams were:

  • Altarum
  • TUTI
  • Benten Technologies
  • REACH Technologies
  • iTether
  • JBS International
  • University of Massachusetts at Amherst
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Center for Translational Neuroscience