Biotech Updates

Canadian Rising Stars in Global Health

February 18, 2011

Grand Challenges Canada, a not-for-profit entity hosted at the McLaughlin-Rotman Center for Global Health, is seeking emerging Canadian innovators with creative ideas to solve some of the most persistent health challenges in the developing world through scientific, business, and social innovation. They call this approach Integrated Innovation.

The Center is looking for innovative ideas to address complex real-world challenges that involve a scientific or technological solution (new or existing) alone or in combination with social and / or business innovations. Deadline for applications is March 7, 2011. In the first round up to 20 grants of $100,000 will be awarded. Awardees from this round will be eligible for subsequent grants of up to one million dollars.

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