Golden Passport Applications Open

Sponsored by Allergan Aesthetics. Aesthetic start-ups pitch to win lab space.

Launch Your Innovation

University Lab Partners (ULP) announces the Golden Passport pitch competition for aesthetic startups sponsored by Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie Company.

The Golden Passport provides the winner with a lab bench for one year and opportunities to engage with industry mentors including scientific and business leaders from Allergan Aesthetics. Applicants will have the opportunity to engage in topic-specific webinars presented by Allergan Aesthetics and other industry mentors during the application period.

Selected finalists will be invited to pitch live at the Demo Day, where the winner will be announced.

2023 Winner


Golden Passport Winner

From left to right: Carrie Strom, Dr. Jorge Genovese, Howard Leonhardt, Dr. Darin Messina, Adam Finegan

2023 Finalists

Syntr Health Technologies

Sayenza Biosciences



Lionheart Health

Learn more about the 2023 Golden Passport Finalists.

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Event Sponsor


We create the products and technologies that drive the advancement of aesthetic medicine.

At Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, we develop, manufacture, and market a portfolio of leading aesthetics brands and products. Our aesthetics portfolio includes facial injectables, body contouring, plastics, skin care, and more.

With our own research and development team focused on driving innovation in aesthetics, we’re committed to providing the most comprehensive science-based product offerings available.


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Golden Passport Community Supporting Partners


Contest Official Rules and Terms Here

Event Details

Community Event

Monday, November 27, 2023

11:45 PM


2024 Dates TBD

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