Awards & Grants

Metfora has been honored and granted support for our exceptional and innovative research to continue the advancement of patient care.


  • RESI JPM San Francisco's Innovators Pitch Challenge Finalist 2023
  • Startup Tucson and UACI’s IdeaFunding Pitch Finalist - Won the Healthcare/Life Science Vertical 2022
  • Venture Madness Finalist 2022
  • Startup Tucson IdeaFunding Finalist - Won the Life Science Vertical 2021
  • Arizona’s Governor’s Celebration of Innovation 2020


  • Advanced Entrepreneur Program from Arizona Forge 2022
  • Translational Seed Grant Award from FLINN Foundation 2020


  • NSF Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I Award 2023
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute 2021
  • NSF Innovation Corps 2020
  • Asset Development from Tech Launch Arizona 2020