The Emerging Tech grants program showcased and funded women-led startups who are creating cutting-edge technology that are solving some of the biggest problems facing people, our planet, and businesses.
The $15,000 Innovation Grant was awarded to Shiru, who is addressing a critical need in the food industry by providing access to more sustainable, healthy, and accessible ingredient systems fueled by a data-driven discovery approach. Shiru’s ability to discover industry-first protein solutions is based on our computational platform that screens for and predicts proteins from natural sources that possess functionalities relevant to food based on protein molecular structure.
The $5,000 Impact Grant was awarded to Oova, a fertility translator. Oova measures two hormones quantitatively to create a personalized fertility profile. Once you scan your Oova strip, your data is displayed in our smartphone app, along with personalized daily action plans to help you reach your goals.