Sanofi Healthcare Access Challenge 2023

Sanofi Healthcare Access Challenge 2023

Deadline: April 30, 2023

Sanofi Healthcare Access Challenge 2023

Sanofi is calling for innovative startups and entrepreneurs poised with the mission of improving disease treatments delivery & access to care in Africa. Your startup has the power to push the boundaries and build solutions beyond medicines while overcoming the bottlenecks in access to health care & treatments?​

Participate now, for a chance to build & test your solution in partnership with Sanofi and its subsidiaries.​

You will also have the opportunity to pitch your solution at the AU EU Innovation Festival in Cape Town and win the opportunity to be mentored by a Sanofi team to make your solution a reality!​​


Patient care services​

How to improve awareness, screening and linkage to care for patients through sustainable community-based models and pharmacies ?

Healthcare providers (HCPs) capability building​

How to build sustainable model for HCPs capability building?

Vaccines & Treatments delivery up to the patient​ ​

How can we improve medicines and vaccine delivery from procurement up to the patient?

Health financing​​

How can financing solutions reduce the financial burden and risks faced by the patients?

Convince Sanofi and start experimenting together! 

Finalist prizes include:

  • Access coaching and mentoring from Sanofi executives to accelerate your solution development​
  • Initiation of an assessment with Sanofi experts to explore the possibility to partner with Sanofi in Africa
  • Invitation to the final event in Cape Town
  • Visibility through ENRICH in Africa and Sanofi Africa main communication channels
  • A License for the Accelerator Squared online platform

During the Final Event Ceremony, you will have the opportunity to pitch at a major AU-EU Innovation event in front of Sanofi executives and network with key players from the European and African innovation ecosystem.

Final event

The grand final will take place at the annual AU-EU Innovation Event in Cape Town (South Africa), bringing together key actors from the European and African innovation ecosystem. It is a unique opportunity to earn global exposure and seize amazing networking opportunities.

During the event, the 3 finalists will pitch their solution in front of a jury of innovation experts and  Sanofi executives.

Date: 15th of June, 2023


  • Application: March 20, 2023 – Apr 30, 2023 Answer a few questions & submit your 5–10 slides ppt deck to present your solution.
  • Shortlisting: May 1, 2023 – May 14, 2023 Projects will be reviewed and selected by Sanofi and ENRICH in Africa partners.
  • Final Event: June, 15 2023 – The 3 finalists will be invited to pitch at the AU-EU innovation festival in Cape Town.

For More Information: Click here

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *