Thank you for your interest in joining Grand Challenges Canada. Grand Challenges Canada is hosted at the Sandra Rotman Centre at the University Health Network in Toronto, Canada.

Post-Doctoral Fellow (Innovation Marketplace Fellow)

The Every Woman Every Child Innovation Marketplace, through Grand Challenges Canada, is seeking a Post-Doctoral Fellow to support its operations. This position is the first of its kind in Canada partnering with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), UBS Optimus Foundation, and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation. The Fellow will work directly with each of these partners as well other partner organizations such as Grand Challenges India, Brazil, Israel, Africa, and others. The goal is to help prepare for a career in global health, as well as develop leadership and research skills in working with a diverse group of partners on a challenging and exciting new initiative.

Closing Date: March 29, 2017

Program Officer, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Grand Challenges Canada is seeking a Program Officer (PO) to play a critical role in supporting its funding of innovations in Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).

Closing Date: Until filled

Summer Student Program

The application period for the 2017 Summer Student Program is now closed. Successful applicants will be notified in March-April 2017.

Key Dates:

  • Application request launch: January 6, 2017
  • Application deadline: February 3, 2017, at 16:00 ET
  • Successful applicants notified: March–April 2017
  • Summer student orientation and start: May 1, 2017
  • Summer Student Program ends: August 25, 2017

Please note this timeline is subject to change. Any changes will be announced through our website and social media platforms.


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