Updated Nov 22, 2018

Champions of Science Storytelling Challenge Latin America and the Caribbean Edition

Offered by Johnson & Johnson as part of JNJ Innovation

Science touches our lives in every imaginable way. From antibiotics and telecommunications, to genomics, precision medicine and 3D printing, science has improved the human condition, leading to longer, healthier, happier lives for people all over the world. To continue to advance, science needs champions!Are you a scientist or innovator doing research in Latin America or the Caribbean with the goal of making a positive impact on society? We want to hear from you!
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GrantType
Jan 22, 2019Deadline
$5,000Amount
UnavailableDuration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 1: Ideation, Stage 2: Research & Development and Stage 3: Proof of Concept
Implemented in:
RegionLatin America / Caribbean
CountryN/A
Focus AreasAll Sectors
  • Any scientist or innovator, affiliated with a higher-education institution, research institution, government, private company, NGO or an innovation hub doing research in any scientific field in Latin America and the Caribbean with the goal of making a positive impact on society is encouraged to participate.
  • The Applicant must be authorized, by their affiliated institution to represent the science being profiled and to accept the award.
  • The Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident in a country in Latin America and the Caribbean

Other Requirements

OtherDo not submit confidential information. Only non-confidential information should be submitted. Anything you submit will be treated as non-confidential.

Application Directions

Apply by submitting your story in any of the following formats:
  • A written story (500-1,000 words) in English, Spanish or Portuguese
  • A 3-5 minute video in English, Spanish or Portuguese. This does not need to be professionally produced and can be filmed on your smart phone.

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