June 24, 2021: Airgami wins BARDA Mask Innovation Challenge Phase 1

Richard GordonJun 24, '21

Air99 LLC announced today that its Airgami with best-in-class breathability is a winning finalist design in the BARDA Mask Innovation Challenge.

BARDA is the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority under the department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Air99 LLC and 9 other finalists out of 1,448 applicants, will each receive a grant from BARDA.

In October, 2019, Air99 won the Reimagining Respiratory Protection QuickFire Challenge sponsored Johnson & Johnson - JLABS and BARDA, including a grant, mentorship, and a trophy.