Round 5 Finalists

In its fifth round, 53 promising finalists from over 750 applications competed in the final stage of the 2015 Saving Lives at Birth Grand Challenge.  Applicants came from a wide variety of backgrounds including non-profit organizations, universities, and for-profit organizations with equally diverse innovations that cut across technology, service delivery, and demand generation. 

The partners nominated 3 seed, 14 validation, and 2 transition-to-scale applicants for award.  

Learn more about the Round 5 award nominees below.

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Round 5 Award Nominations