Round 1 Innovators

In its inaugural round, 77 finalists out of over 600 applications were selected to compete in the final stage of the Saving Lives at Birth program.  The innovators traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the Saving Lives at Birth DevelopmentXChange July 27-28, 2011.  The partners awarded 21 seed grants and 3 transition-to-scale grants.  Learn more about their exciting innovations below!

Learn more about all the 77 Round 1 Saving Lives at Birth finalists.

For more information regarding the Saving Lives at Birth innovations, please contact Karen Clune at

Round 1 Awards