Airgami Awards

June 2021

Winner of the BARDA/NIOSH Mask Innovation Challenge Phase 1.

BARDA states, "The Mask Innovation Challenge aims to improve the comfort, utility, and protective capabilities of products that are worn during day-to-day activities by the general public when physical distancing is not possible. In addition to playing a role to combat COVID-19, masks have been shown to reduce transmission of influenza and other common infectious diseases in households and other non-medical settings."

October 2019

Winner of the 2019 Reimagining Respiratory Protection QuickFire Challenge, sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JLABS, working with Janssen Research & Development, LLC, and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), a component of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).