Students selected to move onto the International BioGENEius Challenge will compete against fourteen (14) U.S. National BioGENEius Challenge finalists and one (1) Canadian,  Sanofi BioGENEiius Challenge Canada finalists. Each finalist will compete in the International BioGENEius competition in conjunction with the Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) Annual International Convention.


The top finalist of the Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada (formally SABC) are invited to compete at the International BioGENEius Challenge. Please visit

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Cash Prizes:

  • 1st Place winner receives a $7,500 cash award.
  • 2nd Place winner receives a  $5,000 cash award. 
  • 3rd Place winner receives a $2,500 cash award.
  • 4th Place winner receives a $1000 cash award.
  • Each remaining finalist will receive a $500 Honorable Mention Award.

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