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.

Employment Opportunities

2017 Summer Student Program

Each summer, Grand Challenges Canada welcomes passionate and driven students from a variety of disciplines to work as part of our team through our Summer Student Program.

Grand Challenges Canada’s Summer Students will work in and across the following areas based on their interests and experience:

  • Programs and Investments
  • Operations and Communications
  • Every Woman Every Child Innovation Marketplace


  • Contribute to an innovative and well-known organization at the vanguard of global health
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team in your area of interest and gain valuable experience for your future
  • Attend speaker events featuring prominent researchers, clinicians, investors, leaders and thinkers in the global health sphere
  • Learn from our team through Grand Challenges Canada’s mentorship program
  • Develop your communication, analytic and networking skills.

Important Dates

  • Application deadline: February 3, 2017, at 16:00 ET
  • Successful applicants notified: March–April, 2017
  • Summer Student Program starts: May 1, 2017
  • Summer Student Program ends: August 25, 2017

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