Seeking Stars in Global Health

Do you have a bold idea that has the potential to save and improve lives? Yes, you can also be a journalist with a clever tech innovation that connects people with vital health information or a media entrepreneur that understands how to close the gap between consumers and providers of essential health services. The point is that the Grand Challenges initiative launched by the Government of Canada might be the vehicle for funding your health innovation. As media professionals we know that timely and accurate information can save lives. The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized this point time and time again. So why not consider an opportunity that provides funding to explore transformative ideas at proof-of-concept that bring together scientific/technical, social and business innovation? The application submission deadline is June 3. Find out more.