The Astellas Oncology C3 Prize seeking innovative ideas to improve cancer care

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

Do you have an innovative idea to improve cancer care? If so, you may want to check out this fantastic opportunity to get it funded.

The Astellas Oncology C3 Prize was developed to inspire and enable the next generation of non-medicine innovation with $100,000 in grants to bring bright ideas to life.

Entries are now being accepted online at through August 8, 2016. Five finalists will then be invited to pitch their ideas in front of a live panel of judges at the Stanford Medicine X conference on September 17, 2016. Among the judges will be technology entrepreneur, passionate cancer caregiver and one of the stars of ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit television show Shark Tank, Robert Herjavec.

For submission guidelines, please go to the website at to review. Wishing everyone the best of luck!