Applications open

Sanofi is now accepting submissions for the 2022 Oncology Golden Ticket Competition!

Sanofi is a global sponsor of BioLabs, a premier shared laboratory space for life science and biotech startups to test new ideas and innovate. Sanofi will award one promising start-up company a one-year free residence at :


Focus Area

The key focus area for this 2022 Oncology Golden Ticket is addressing therapeutic challenges in oncology drug discovery to bring out the next-generation therapeutics to patients.

All companies in Europe engaged in this field are encouraged to apply.

Deadline to apply for the Sanofi Oncology Golden Ticket is July 29th, 2022.

How to apply

Applicants must submit a completed application and a non-confidential pitch deck to before 23:59 PM on July 29th 2022 to remain eligible.

A sub-set of applicants will be selected as finalists,  and will be invited to participate to a round of interviews in September 2022 (the dates will be communicated later).

By submitting an application, applicants represent and warrant that they have read, understood and agreed to the Official Rules.

To apply, read the Official Rules, download and complete the application form.

Our judges

  • Valeria Fantin
    Head of Oncology Research
  • Laurent Debussche
    Molecular Oncology Research TA Head
  • Marielle Chiron
    Head of Immuno-Oncology Cluster 
  • Ingrid Sassoon
    Head of Immuno-Oncology Cluster
  • Sukhvinder Sidhu
    Head of In Vivo Pharmacology Cluster
  • Cedric Barriere
    Director Oncology External Innovation, BD&L

The Oncology Golden Ticket Winner will be announced in October 2022.


Contact with any questions.