Prix Galien Startup

Presented by the Galien Foundation and Business France, the Prix Galien Startup encourages and rewards the most promising startups in healthcare. It brings real recognition to the most innovative startups and gives them important visibility in the American life sciences ecosystem.

The program brings together innovators and stakeholders to facilitate rapid adoption of new technologies and catalyze their diffusion, with one goal: to improve the state of human health.

The Prix Galien Startup rewards the most innovative startups in three different categories:

  • Pharma/Biotech
  • Medtech
  • Digital Health

Awards Ceremony
When: Wednesday, October 26, 2022 – Thursday, October 27, 2022
Where: Alexandria Center for Life Science & American Museum of Natural History, NYC

Eligibility Requirements for Startups:

  • Have an innovative product in line with the American market
  • Generate a revenue over $ 500K or equivalent fundraising
  • Revenue of less than $ 20 million


Companies have until May 31st to submit their application in one of the 3 categories.

Nominate a product

For additional information, please contact:

Julien Vermersch:

Thibault Renac:

Committee members

Prix Galien Startup Award Committees feature the best minds from science and research across the globe.

Bernard Poussot, Director, Roche Holding, Former Chairman & CEO, Wyeth and Digital Health Committee Chair

“With the Galien Medstartup wards, the Foundation, in partnership with Business France, is honored to recognize the vision of this year’s ‘Best Innovation’ nominees who are on the continued pursuit of better health for patients around the globe”.