Grand Challenges Explorations for Global Health and Development

Sponsor Deadline: 

Nov 8, 2017


Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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Grand Challenges Explorations is an initiative where initial grants are for USD $100,000 and successful projects are eligible to receive follow-on funding of up to USD $1 million. Proposals are solicited twice a year for an expanding set of global health and development topics. Applications are only two pages, and no preliminary data is required. Applicants can be at any experience level; in any discipline; and from any organization, including colleges and universities, government laboratories, research institutions, non-profit organizations and for-profit companies.
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The Foundation is accepting applications on the following three topics until Wednesday, November 8, 11:30 am Pacific Time: