May 1, 2013
“Sponsored by Harvard Business School’s Arthur Rock Center for Entrepreneurship, the Social Enterprise Initiative and Alumni Relations, the contest was broken down into students and alumni, and had them both competing in two tracks: business and social enterprise.
The alumni award-winners were announced first…
The first-place prize of $50,000 was then awarded to Vaxess Technologies, which uses silk-derived proteins to stabilize vaccines without refrigeration. The company was the winner of the 2012 student business track and also went on to win first-place in the inaugural Harvard President’s Challenge.”