Now in its second year, the Suren G. Dutia and Jas K. Grewal Global Impact Award is given to Washington University in St. Louis-based entrepreneurs who use technology to solve real-world problems.​Screen Shot 2015-11-04 at 1.58.49 PM

A total of 19 teams entered this year’s competition, and the winner of the $50,000 prize is Applied Particle Technology (APT). A group of distinguished judges heard presentations Nov. 2 from six finalists for the award, established in 2013 by Dutia (BS ’63, AB, MS ’67) and Grewal. The husband-and-wife entrepreneurs and investors established the award in the belief that the power of technology can solve real-world problems by giving highly motivated entrepreneurs the tools to foster innovation.

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