Updated Aug 03, 2018

Grand Challenges Canada  Funding

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About GCC

Grand Challenges Canada is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact® in global health. We are funded by the Government of Canada and we fund innovators in low- and middle-income countries and Canada. The bold ideas we support integrate science and technology, social and business innovation – we call this Integrated Innovation®. We focus on bringing successful innovation to scale, catalyzing sustainability and impact. We have a determined focus on results, and on saving and improving lives.
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Funding Opportunities

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$169,707,012
To Date
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861
Funded Innovations
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912
Funded Deals
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18,458,343
Lives Impacted
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Type
Funding
Where We Work
Africa
Asia and Pacific
Europe and Eurasia
Latin America / Caribbean
North America
Middle East and North Africa
Focus Areas
Education
Health
Humanitarian Assistance
Infectious & Vector Diseases

Funding History

WINNER
AUG 2018
Refugees Immunization App (RImA) pilot and evaluation
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INJordan
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
WINNER
JUN 2018
A tablet-based intervention to improve family planning access for HIV+ women in Cambodia
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $73,006VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
Expanding access to safe abortion care through the community distribution of misoprostol
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
Detection and Monitoring Heart Disease in Underserved Women in India
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,280VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
Check2gether: Improving Access and Quality of Antenatal Care
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndonesia
  1. $74,777VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
Totohealth
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $74,654VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
Savings Clubs as a Positive Incentive for Reproductive Health Among South Sudanese Refugees
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
PPH Prevention Project
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSouth Sudan
  1. $74,633VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
Early detection of bio-markers for pre-eclampsia
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INFiji
  1. $71,167VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2018
WINNER
JUN 2018
CSense: Rapid, simple and low cost strip for early screening of Cervical Cancer at the Point of care
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,432VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2018
DOLPIN: a Family-based Health, Sexuality, and Relationship Teaching Kit for Urban Poor Children in Indonesia
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndonesia
  1. $74,931VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2018
Human-centered design and piloting of a manually powered spinner to facilitate washing and drying of reusable menstrual pads in Bangladesh urban slums
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2018
Baby-Thermocrown Africa: ??U$ 60 for a Life???
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2018
Get Real! Ukrainian Women Create Media to Debunk Myths and Rise Up! Realities about Women and Women's Health
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUkraine
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Low cost neonatal intensive care incubator for low resource countries.
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHonduras
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Kuwala Hypothermia Monitor
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi
  1. $59,379VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Effective and Accessible means to diagnose Hypoxic Ischemia Encephalopathy in Neonates
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,997VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
META: Maternal Expert Thinking Analyzer
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
A comprehensive, low tech community-based intervention to improve family planning and maternal health services in a conflict-affected setting, Northern Uganda
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $74,890VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Using targeted e-voucher and mobile phone technology as a tool in addressing maternal mortality and reproductive health amongst rural poor women in Cameroon
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCameroon
  1. $74,993VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Improved access to sexual reproductive health information and services for female workers
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INVietnam
  1. $74,994VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
Testing a novel sonographic technique to improve diagnosis of pregnancies at risk of stillbirth
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
I-Dress: A ready to use improved wound dressing material made out of honey and olive oil
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $74,934VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Road-MApp: Improving access to maternal health care services
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZimbabwe
  1. $74,973VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Point of care early diagnostic strip for preeclampsia
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Improving maternal and newborn care with IUD service provision using a task-sharing framework in the Central Region, Ghana
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $74,985VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Developing a nutrient loaded cosmetic preparation for tackling iron and vitamin deficiency anemia
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,963VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
ayzh
  1. FOCUS AREASGender Equity, Menstrual Hygiene and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and India
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Access Afya
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Basic Education and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $74,927VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Haya (Life) Project for Sexual and Reproductive Health
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPalestinian Territories
  1. $60,715VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Young Changemaker's Program
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education, Gender and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Women for women - Improving sexual and reproductive health of female sex workers In Nepal.
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $63,590VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
Improving women's reproductive care outcomes with Comprehensive Family Planning for Midwives
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
A, B, C My Body & Me!
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPalestinian Territories
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
The App ESI
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INArgentina
  1. $74,900VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
A Healthy Me: empowering & equipping Filipina adolescents
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $67,162VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Empowering Refugee Women From Shame: Provision of Safe and Affordable Sanitary Pads to Manage Menstruation
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Improving access to Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRHR) information and Services for Deaf people in Ghana
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $74,251VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
The Perfect Fit: A smart entry point to reshape menstrual hygiene management in Indonesia
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndonesia
  1. $74,414VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Flipping to empower adolescents for sexual and reproductive health
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,603VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Stepped Care Intervention for Postpartum Depression in Rural India
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,992VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Mentor-peer training for schoolgirls to reduce resistance to menstrual cup uptake and counter cultural taboos in impoverished communities
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $73,934VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Developing a mobile application to enhance the reproductive health services provided by Mobile Delivery Units for conflict affected populations in Iraq
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIraq
  1. $74,591VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Mother and Child Care Educational Project
  1. FOCUS AREASGender and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSomalia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
Promoting Responsible Fatherhood to Safeguard Maternal and Child Health in Refugee Communities in Bangladesh
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
DIGITAL SKILLS EMPOWERMENT (DSE)
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Using Digital Technology to Prevent Maternal Deaths from Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSouth Africa
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Empowering women & adolescent girls in marginalized communities in Lamu through health education, while improving access to healthcare through mobile clinics.
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $74,312VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
HERA: mHealth Innovation to Increase Vaccination and Prenatal Care Uptake of Refugee Women in Turkey
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTurkey
  1. $71,625VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
mCTG: Non-Invasive early detection of obstructed labour for low cadre health workers
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $74,999VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Semi-decentralised water treatment for MNCH in humanitarian crises
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Establishing Breast Milk Expression Support in Ethiopia
  1. FOCUS AREASNutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $71,790VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
Using Cooperatives to improve maternal, newborn and child health among South Sudanese Refugees and their host communities in Uganda
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
CIPHER
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $72,821VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Developing Peer Support for Adolescent Friendly Reproductive and Sexual Health Programs.
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Strengthening the self-determination of adolescent mothers (Fortaleciendo la autodeterminaci??n de madres adolescentes (FAMA)
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INDominican Republic
  1. $74,934VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Integrating traditional birth attendants in improving adolescent reproductive health
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
For Hair and More
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMozambique
  1. $74,447VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Continuum of Care for Marginalized (CCM)
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $74,540VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
The Face Book Screening Tool: A Nonverbal Postpartum Depression Assessment Instrument
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $74,994VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
THE MATERNAL PPH WRAP
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
WINNER
MAR 2018
Combatting Chaupadi and Empowering Women in Rural Nepal
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Non-invasive treatment for uterine fibroids using focused ultrasound
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEgypt
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Novel Workplace NCD and ID Screening for Garment Factory Female Workers Using EMR
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Improving access of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights with a social media marketing approach
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMyanmar
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Reversing Stigma and Maternal Mortality in Northern Nigeria
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Inspire 100
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $74,162VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Harnessing mhealth for improved fistula awareness and referral
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2018
Youth Providing Contraception Services to Peers in Senegal
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSenegal
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JAN 2018
Clinical data capture with digital pen and paper (DPP) in peripheral hospitals in low income country setting
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZimbabwe
  1. $68,499VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JAN 2018
Improving clinical care and survival of newborns in Cambodia using tablet applications and pay-for-performance
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JAN 2018
Khushi Baby Inc.
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Environment, Health and 10 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,813VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JAN 2018
Helping Babies Breathe
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  1. $74,873VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2017
www.statscongo.com
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCongo, Democratic Republic of the
  1. $52,158VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2017
Bold Response to Adolescent Pregnancy in Sierra Leone
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSierra Leone
  1. $74,945VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
SEP 2017
??Android Mamas?? for PMTCT: Adapted mhealth intervention in post conflict Bakassi-Cameroon
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCameroon
  1. $74,999VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
AUG 2017
A Social Enterprise to Improve Health of Crisis-Affected People in Ethiopia through Ethanol for Cooking
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Non-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $74,955VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
AUG 2017
Working Health: A model to bring cervical cancer screening to factory employees in Haiti
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
AUG 2017
Kenya Integrated Mobile MNCH Information Platform (KimMNCHip)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Digital Finance and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
AUG 2017
Saathi Eco Innovations India Pvt. Ltd.
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health and Menstrual Hygiene
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
AUG 2017
Improving the early diagnosis of neonatal sepsis in Malawi
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi
  1. $74,996VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
C'est la vie !
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSenegal
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
The Kusamala program: an intervention for primary caregivers of children hospitalized with severe acute malnutrition in Malawi
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi
  1. $74,976VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Ice Breaker Project: Social Marketing Innovation to Promote the Female Condom for family planning and HIV prevention
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
The Hepatitis B Screening of Antenatal Mothers (HEPSAM) Project
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
NeoPORT : Neonate & infant Transport Tracker to reduce neonatal/infant mortality in an LMIC
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $73,751VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
WINNER
JUL 2017
Village Reach
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi
  1. $74,995VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Nutritional supplement enriched water purifier
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,649VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
WINNER
JUL 2017
The prevention of Rh disease of newborns in Pakistan
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $74,368VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Scaling Up Access to Contraceptive Choice in Zambia through Mobile Community Nurses
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZambia
  1. $74,936VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Fanmi an Sant??: Maternal & Newborn Wraparound Services in Haiti
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $72,748VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Strengthening HIV-affected families
  1. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $74,993VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
WINNER
JUL 2017
Iron-rich Spirulina for overcoming anemia in young women
  1. FOCUS AREASNutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $73,855VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
AerosanHUB Social Enterprise Model for Sanitation that benefits low-to-middle income populations & especially women
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial & Micro Finance, Biomass/BioFuel, Waste Management and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
BEMPU
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Jacaranda Health
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $67,383VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
UAct Wearable patch for Uterine Activity Measurement
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
WINNER
JUL 2017
SANAME (SAlud y Nutrici??n A Mujeres Embarazadas) (Health and Nutrition for Pregnant Women)
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $74,996VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Alleviating issues of teenage pregnancy in the Philippines
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Expanding the reach of the ??Tika Vaani?? (vaccine voice) platform: A bold idea to transform newborn and child health in rural India
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Infectious & Vector Diseases and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $74,980VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Using eggshell calcium to mitigate fluorosis in Ethiopia
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Improving maternal and child survival in Kibale and Hoima districts through strengthened community-health facility linkages and health care service delivery
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $74,951VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2017
Conversion of banana stems into low cost Sanitary pads
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Environment, Health and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2017
WINNER
APR 2017
AerosanHUB Social Enterprise Model for Sanitation that benefits low-to-middle income populations & especially women
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial & Micro Finance, Biomass/BioFuel, Waste Management and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. Unknown AmountPENDING
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada
WINNER
APR 2017
Foodborne bacterial testing and disinfection education for women in Egyptian communities
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEgypt
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Community health workers for integrated nutrition and health via radio in Ghana
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
KadAfrica
  1. FOCUS AREASSexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
WINNER
MAR 2017
Low-Cost Microchips to Diagnose the Cause of Persistent Diarrhoeal Diseases in Children
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Obstetric Care Navigators to Improve Maternal Outcomes Among Guatemala's Rural Maya
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala
  1. $74,726VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Development of a low cost Electronically Controlled Gravity-Feed (ECGF) Infusion Set
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Propelling Motherhood
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $74,985VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
The African HPV-Related Cancers (AHRC) Initiative: An innovative solution for cervical cancer self-screening in Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Family Planning in IDP camps in Afghanistan
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INAfghanistan
  1. $74,835VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Ukweli Test Strips for UTIs
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Sexual and Reproductive Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSierra Leone
  1. $74,999VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Introducing Clean Cookstoves Across Pakistan
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Electricity-free Cold Chain for Vaccine Delivery
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Revolutionising rural Cambodian Health Centres
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
To study the need and viability of a newborn screening program in India
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
'Mobikit' for Improved Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $76,166VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
LaborConnect
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Transforming Long-Term Rural Health Through Prenatal Health Groups [Updated Application]
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNicaragua
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Provision of Orthotic Care for Children using 3D Printed Devices
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $74,984VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Child Potties: Sanitation for the Most at Risk
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $74,999VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Improving the Diagnosis of Childhood Tuberculosis in High Burden Settings
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Solar Empowered Phototherapy Unit for Low Resource Areas
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Children in Kenya's Prisons
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Nutrition
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Koe Koe Tech
  1. FOCUS AREASGender, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMyanmar
  1. $74,944VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
ParentUp
  1. FOCUS AREASParent & Family Engagement, Gender Equity, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and 1 More
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Helping Babies Survive in Jamaica: An integrated needs-based approach for HRH planning and training
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INJamaica
  1. $74,997VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
iHRIS
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development, Scale and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuinea, Guatemala, Ghana and 18 More
  1. $74,999VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
WINNER
MAR 2017
AerosanHUB Social Enterprise Model for Sanitation that benefits low-to-middle income populations & especially women
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial & Micro Finance, Biomass/BioFuel, Waste Management and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
A cloud-based service for electronic auscultation screening for newborns congenital heart defects
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUkraine
  1. $74,981VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Multimometer- vital signs device for diagnosis of pneumonia
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCongo, Democratic Republic of the
  1. $74,975VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Miracradle for Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
LAMP versus traditional diagnosis of malaria to treat pregnant mothers in NW Ethiopia
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
WelTel Kenya2
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Digital Development and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2017
Field Study of Malaria Laboratory Testing using Mobile Telephones
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $74,999VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JAN 2017
VisionSpring
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INDominican Republic, Belize, Ghana and 35 More
  1. $225,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
NOV 2016
WINNER
MAY 2016
A Maternal Device for the Prevention of Stillbirth and Low Birthweight
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Human Centered Design
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana and Canada
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2016
Behaviour change solutions to non-communicable disease challenges
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Health, Entrepreneurship and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INColombia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2016
Community-based Information System for child and maternal health in remote populations
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  1. Undisclosed AmountVERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2016
Mental Health in Adults & Children - Frugal Innovations (MAC-FI)
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCongo, Democratic Republic of the
  1. $375,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAR 2016
Access Afya
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Basic Education and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $300,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAR 2016
Optimization and evaluation of flocked swab transport systems for the identification of enteric pathogens
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Research and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBotswana
  1. $356,155VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
FEB 2016
Social, Emotional and Economic empowerment through Knowledge of Group Support Psychotherapy content (SEEK-GSP)
  1. FOCUS AREASMaternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $362,244VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JAN 2016
Augmented Infant Resuscitator (AIR)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $105,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
NOV 2015
The friendship bench program
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZimbabwe
  1. $770,020VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
NOV 2015
New marketing strategy targets water filteration in Cambodia and Nepal
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. Undisclosed AmountVERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
SEP 2015
Hearing Access
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Public-Private Partnerships
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada
  1. $675,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
SEP 2015
Hearing Access
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Public-Private Partnerships
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
SEP 2015
Samagra Waste Management
  1. FOCUS AREASSanitation and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $337,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JUN 2015
Microfinance-based community health worker program
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Finance
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $637,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JUN 2015
HIVSmart! By Sympact - X Inc.
  1. FOCUS AREASHIV and AIDS
  1. $693,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAY 2015
BEMPU
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2015
Jacaranda Health
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $675,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAY 2015
WINNER
MAR 2015
Novel materials for low-cost sanitary pad production
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAR 2015
ayzh
  1. FOCUS AREASGender Equity, Menstrual Hygiene and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and India
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
DEC 2014
DxPhone
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
DEC 2014
BasicNeeds
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana, China, United States and 11 More
  1. $824,984VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
DEC 2014
Saving brains; changing mindsets
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Parent & Family Engagement and Social Impact Investing
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $487,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
DEC 2014
WINNER
DEC 2014
CommCare
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Communication with Communities and 10 More
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2014
Introducing Sanitation in Floating Communities
  1. FOCUS AREASSanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Waste ventures
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Waste Management and Natural Resources
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal, India and Bhutan
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Happy smiles-healthy bones
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases, Sanitation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Khoni-Yaku
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Health, Biomass/BioFuel and 7 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Sustainable and low cost treatment of water with arsenic in populations living in exposed areas
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
A cost-effective and portable system for automatic diagnostics of pneumonia in children
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Socios en Salud
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Communications and Media and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Reducing childhood diarrhea in the Peruvian Amazon
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Waste Management and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
KusiyRed - An mHealth intervention for collaborative care of perinatal depression
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Social and Behavior Change and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Easy to use resuscitator.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Systems Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Smart phones feat smart molecules
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru and Italy
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
HOPE - Human papillomavirus screening to improve women´s life
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
eCompliancePerú biometric technology to ensure tuberculosis treatment adherence in Peru
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Heavy metal depuration in contaminated population chronically exposed using probiotic bacteria
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Engineering and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
First Breath - with a little help
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Research and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
A point of care device for diagnosis of meningitis in immunosuppressed patients
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
The Whole Picture
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INColombia, Bolivia and Peru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Mama River
  1. FOCUS AREASGender, Health, Research and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $42,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Take a photo, save a life
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Research and Technology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEgypt
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Locally weaving glucose sensors for global diagnostics
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Mother's Milk
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
3D printing and deployment of upper-limb prosthesis in developing countries
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala and Ecuador
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Tele-enabled comprehensive school based health centers
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Hidden Hunger
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Onchoflash
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Cameroon
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Peepoo – Single-use toilet
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh, Haiti, Kenya and 3 More
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Immunotherapy of atherosclerosis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMongolia and Ukraine
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Community recovery achieved through entrepreneurism (CREATE)
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Fighting insect-borne diseases and enriching urban agricultural land by using molasses
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Mobile Health
  1. IMPLEMENTED INSouth Africa and Pakistan
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
OCT 2014
Early intervention therapy for children with delayed development
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Delivering clean potable water using smart nano materials derived from sustainable resources
  1. FOCUS AREASResearch
  2. IMPLEMENTED INChina, Malaysia and Vietnam
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Mobile Phone Microscopy for Global Health Applications
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development and Technology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCote d'Ivoire
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Mycotoxins under arrest
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Food Safety and Standards, Livestock & Agriculture and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
The Nuru Model
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Economic Growth and Trade and 29 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia and Kenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Locally produced fortified infant cereal in rural Haiti
  1. FOCUS AREASGender, Health, Economic Empowerment and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Thermal Stabilization of Vaccines
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Development of a Non-invasive Malaria Parasite DNA Sampling Strategy for Surveillance in Resource Limited Settings
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, Cameroon and Senegal
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
A Low-Cost Generic Cervical Cancer Vaccine Made With Microalgae
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh and India
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Subscription based delivery of improved sanitation to low-income households
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Waste Management, Sanitation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Creating a business blueprint for a leap frog sanitation system in India
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Waste Management and Sanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Mobile laboratory diagnostics using 3D-printed microscope adapters
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
An Ultrasonic Maternal Care Platform for the Rural Areas
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Using chicken feathers to make mosquito nets
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Rapid water test for cryptosporidium screening in limited-resource settings
  1. FOCUS AREASSanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Philippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Disability assessment and support made simple (DAS Simple)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INLaos, India and Tanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
OperationASHA
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia, India and Tanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Ultrathin, light weight and disposable nanofibrous filters for tuberculosis prevention
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, Thailand and Switzerland
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
“One Stone Two Birds”
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health and Soil Management
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Traning and Diagnostic Tools for Reducing the Cancer Burden in Nigeria
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Inclusion & Connectivity
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
E-vouchers for veggies
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Basic Education and 6 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Increasing access to mental health care within a social business
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Pass Plus (Pass+)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $222,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
A blended approach to mental health care in Haiti
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $219,942VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Improving water quality for fish aquaculture in the developing world
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Cultivation & Tools, Sanitation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Vietnam
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Safe Water Flow
  1. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Recruiting pastoralists to find and treat dry-season water bodies with larvicides to control mosquito-borne diseases
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health and Soil Management
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Implementing a novel electronic trauma registry application in Mozambique
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMozambique
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Selenium Fortified Table Salt to Treat Arsenic Poisoning in Bangladesh
  1. FOCUS AREASResearch
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
WINNER
OCT 2014
Safe, Affordable and Reusable Female Menstrual Cup-Condom Kit for Women in Developing Countries
  1. FOCUS AREASGender, Health and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
The CeraMaji water filter
  1. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Printing Out Disability
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2014
Adaptive Design International
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Housing and Infrastructure and Human Centered Design
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBolivia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
SEP 2014
100% sanitation coverage in Haiti - A sustainable business model for household toilets in urban slums
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Sanitation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $300,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JUL 2014
HumanIT3D
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Humanitarian Assistance and Response Technologies
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2014
Sterile Drill Covers for Low Cost Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti, Malawi and Uganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2014
Turning hope into action
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2014
WINNER
JUN 2014
The Tanzania Acute Kidney Injury Project
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Digital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Sanergy
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Safe excreta disposal in humanitarian emergencies
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Humanitarian Assistance, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Cookstoves for Carbon Credits
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade and Social & Micro Finance
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
GenteGas
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Gender, Health and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Giving every baby an equal chance of a healthy life
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
A Toolkit to Protect Workers, Children and Families from Occupational Risks
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Clean Cookstoves
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy and Energy Efficiency
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and Uganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Low-cost human pluripotent stem cell-based functional screening platforms for drug safety in developing communities
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana and Mozambique
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Completing the Integrated Innovation of the Lehmann Trap to Reduce Malaria
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBurkina Faso
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Skin Printer for Low Cost Wound Dressings and Skin Regeneration in Cambodia
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Cambodia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
PFA for the World
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSri Lanka
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2014
Pharmaceutical Transparency Through Technology
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
x-runner
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Waste Management and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Low Cost Point of Care Medical Diagnostics for the 3rd World Market
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INThailand
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
The Post Discharge Survival Project
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Addressing Malnutrition through Integrated Rice-Duck Farming in Nepal
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture and Cultivation & Tools
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Engaging Unlicensed Drug Shops in Uganda
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Applying Computer-Aided-Detection to Tuberculosis Diagnosis on a Mobile Phone
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Non-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Mobile doctor educator
  1. IMPLEMENTED INRwanda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
WINNER
MAR 2014
Cell phones for bringing gay men from Internet to the health center
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Cowpea Promotion and Post-Harvest Project for East Africa (COPPEA)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Advanced Decision Support for Infectious Disease Management in India
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Pathways to Rural/Remote Health Capacity
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Green canahua plants to fight malnutrition
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBolivia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Detection of bacteria in food and water in low-resource settings with low-cost portable electrochemical paper-based devices
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Kenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
WINNER
MAR 2014
Palm Ultrasound integrated with smart phone to decrease maternal mortality in three rural regions in the Philippines
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development and Technology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Sustainable hearing healthcare
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Uganda
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAR 2014
Discovery of new HIV1 viroporin inhibitors from local natural products
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Thailand
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Forget me not
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Ageing
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBolivia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Diagnosing fevers better
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Homemade fruit-based toxic sugar lures against malaria mosquitoes in Tanzania
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Cheap drugs for bad bugs
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
A One Health approach to Japanese encephalitis in Bangladesh
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Developing a combined Rapid Diagnostic Test (cRDT) for blood-stream bacterial infections and malaria in children
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
OneBreath
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh, Malaysia, India and 4 More
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
The Linda Kizazi Project
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Preventing Physical Punishment of Children
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, Kosovo and Kenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
A low-cost and non-invasive system for early detection and diagnosis of liver cancer in rural and urban Egypt.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Egypt
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Mobile Application for Improved Nutrition, Community Engagement and Trust with Farmers
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Seeds & Stock and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria and Kenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Low-cost Non-imaging Ultrasound (LoCoNiUS) for pneumonia detection in resource-constrained settings
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
A novel method of obtaining donor cells for bone marrow transplantation
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines and Nigeria
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Oral therapeutic TB vaccine
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMongolia, Nigeria and Ukraine
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Plant-Based Passive Immunization Against Dental Caries
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INYemen
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Reduce incidences of child mortality due to water borne illnesses , and increase access to clean water.
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Biomass/BioFuel and Clean Cooking
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Thiamin-fortified fish sauce as a means of combating infantile beriberi in rural Cambodia
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Use of live potted lemon grass for outdoor mosquito control in Tanzania
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
WINNER
MAR 2014
Micro-franchised Community Health Workers Extending Maternal and Child Health Care in South Sudan
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSouth Sudan
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Sterile Processing Education in Developing Countries - Phase 1
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuinea
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
WINNER
MAR 2014
!nspiraFarms - Integrated innovation to tackle food safety
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala and Kenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Development of a Nanoparticle-Based Portable Sensor for the Rapid and Highly Sensitive Detection of the Dengue Virus in Mosquito
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUnited States and Philippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Development, Laboratory Testing and Field Validation of a Rapid Diagnostic Test for Ebola Virus Disease
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $689,250VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
MAR 2014
WINNER
MAR 2014
Affordable and simple paper-based arsenic detection tests.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Improving access to safe water in rural areas of the Philippines
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Tapp - A water filtration device for developing countries
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Fortifying Dal to Alleviate Fe Deficiency in South Asia
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health and Processing & Production
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Developing Novel Edible-Insect Farming Technologies to Address Food Insecurity in Slums
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health and Livestock & Agriculture
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana, Mexico and Kenya
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Synergy for Water Now
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INDominican Republic
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Smoke free bar and restaurant intervention in Vietnam
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INVietnam
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Saving lives one closure at a time
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Brokering for the Poor
  1. FOCUS AREASGender, Health, Economic Empowerment and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
ArogyaCare
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
The Incinerator Initiative
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Waste Management and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Promoting nutritious egg consumption in rural Ghana
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Listen with your eyes
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Inclusion & Connectivity
  2. IMPLEMENTED INChina, Canada and India
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Clean water for all
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial Services, Sanitation, Water Supply/Quality and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBolivia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Neglected voices, neglected diseases
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Sanitation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
A fingerprick blood biomarker to replace chest x-ray for pneumonia diagnosis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Kickstarting Alzheimer Awareness in Indonesia
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Ageing
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndonesia
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
A free on-demand health resource via simple mobile phones for everyone in Madagascar
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMadagascar
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Baculo-virus based vaccine for controlling classical swine fever and porcine cysticercosis.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Moving UV lights to home for tuberculosis control
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Breakthrough Point-of-use Water Treatment and Sustainable Health Betterment for Under-resourced Communities
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INThailand
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAR 2014
Cell phones and Psychosis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
FEB 2014
Improving access to high quality treatment and rehabilitation services for people with mental disorders in India
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $1,181,196VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
FEB 2014
Improving access to high quality treatment and rehabilitation services for people with mental disorders in India
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $317,690VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
JAN 2014
VisionSpring
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INDominican Republic, Belize, Ghana and 35 More
  1. $150,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JAN 2014
WINNER
JAN 2014
PROJECT CREVETTE
  1. FOCUS AREASInfectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSenegal
  1. $61,875VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JAN 2014
The computer-based drug and alcohol training assessment in Kenya (e-DATA K)
  1. FOCUS AREASHigher Education, Teacher Development and Training, Digital Development and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $150,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
JAN 2014
A rapid low-cost test for pulmonary tuberculosis in low-income countries.
  1. FOCUS AREASSystems Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INAfghanistan, India and Indonesia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Tackling the elephant in the room
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $202,441VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Feasibility study in preparation for randomized trial of enhanced primary mental health care implementation
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Social and Behavior Change and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INVietnam
  1. $201,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Putting a “telepsychiatrist” in communities in the Union of Comoros
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INComoros
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
EXPanding care fOr periNATal women with dEpression (EXPONATE)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $1,105,727VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Tackling maternal psychosocial distress among marginalized women in Guatemala
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Ageing, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Improving mental health in Nicaraguan youth
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNicaragua
  1. $202,069VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Cost effective technology to address micronutrient deficiencies in Africa at the local level.
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Cultivation & Tools and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya, Uganda and Tanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
DEC 2013
Multipurpose treated textiles for personal protection
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya, Uganda and Tanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
OSITA
  1. IMPLEMENTED INColombia
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Mitigating arsenic-related health problems in Bangladesh by introducing high-selenium lentils into the everyday diet
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Cultivation & Tools and 7 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Bangladesh
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
health-E-net - creating health equity through second opinions
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Mothers Telling Mothers
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Innovative Trauma Care in Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Scale, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Kenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
WINNER
NOV 2013
Bold Idea for Girls (BIG) project
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Prevention & Vaccination and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Bio mass multitasking cook stove as a sustainable energy alternative for urban informal settlements and rural areas in Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Clean Cooking and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya, Uganda, Tanzania and 2 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Development of Low Cost Diagnostic and Monitoring Method For Diabetes Prevention
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, India, Bhutan and 1 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
The electronic Trauma Health Record (eTHR)
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, United States, Tanzania and 1 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Alpaca Antibodies for HIV Neutralization
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Uganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Reducing a newly recognized leading cause of child mortality through prevention of drowning
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
The Microcirculation Screening (MicroScreen) Project
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design and Youth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
NOV 2013
Botanical Extracts EPZ ltd. Improvemenbt of Artemisinin Yields from Existing Operations Through the Introduction of a Novel Process Step
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGermany, Kenya, Uganda and 1 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
WINNER
OCT 2013
A community-based mental health intervention for maternal mental health in Rwanda
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Ageing, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INRwanda
  1. $202,240VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Breaking the scale up ceiling
  1. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A smart-phone EEG to diagnose seizure disorders in Bhutan
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBhutan
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
WINNER
OCT 2013
Hermetic storage for controlling postharvest losses and aflatoxin poisoning
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Cultivation & Tools and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
High-througput approach to discover new dengue vaccine
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Prevention & Vaccination
  2. IMPLEMENTED INThailand
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Adapting a Canadian eModule on HIV-related Disability and Rehabilitation for Health Workers in Sub-Saharan Africa
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Scale and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and Zambia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A portable breast cancer detection device using solid-state microwave detectors.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INChina, Canada, Portugal and 3 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Building local consensus for innovative sustainable solutions to sanitation challenges in Nigerian urban slums.
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Waste Management and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
AERO
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Housing and Infrastructure, Social and Behavior Change and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Access Afya
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Basic Education and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Inducing resistance to HIV infection
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Innovative Approach in TB Care in Armenia
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INArmenia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Arsenic Removal from Drinking Water Using Agriculture/Food-Industry Solid Wastes as Low-Cost Sorbents
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment and Waste Management
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A Field-usable Rapid Microbial Water Quality Test
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Sanitation and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A 'sympathetic pregnancy' vaccine
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INColombia, Canada and Benin
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Lab Free, Low Cost Malaria Testing
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Processing & Production and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $74,982VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Low Cost Microchip for Early Diagnosis of Elephantiasis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Digital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
WawaRed Rural
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development and Technology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,720VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
The Miracle Tree
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Sanitation, Monitoring & Evaluation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A Rapid and Early HIV RNA Test
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Multiple biomarkers for diagnosis of infectious diseases. A solution to undiagnosed infection in Severe Acute Malnutrition in Children
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Digital Development and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Mystery clients to assess and improve quality of TB care in India
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Niramaya - 'The Community Pharmacy Approach', for building local health ecosystem
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Scale and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Taking a LEEP! Implementing a "See and LEEP"strategy for women in Western Kenya with positive cervical cancer screening
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,089VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Addressing indoor air pollution by increasing access to clean cooking technology
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy and Clean Cooking
  2. IMPLEMENTED INSenegal
  1. $84,594VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
The ctrl.para.site Project
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Would combined procalcitonin and malaria rapid tests optimize management of fever in the tropics?
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia, Rwanda, Nigeria and 2 More
  1. $84,614VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A simple yeast-based blood screening assay
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Processing & Production and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBelize, Canada and Jamaica
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
WINNER
OCT 2013
An innovative village-driven low tech for malaria eradication
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
iDE Cambodia -- Treating Waste with Lime
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $75,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Non-intrusive detection of rotavirus using infant diapers and a fabric strip
  1. FOCUS AREASPrevention & Vaccination, Engineering, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Immunotherapy of tuberculosis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Infectious & Vector Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMongolia, Ukraine and South Africa
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Ensuring treatment adherence through
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INThailand
  1. $84,623VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Empowering "ORS Moms" and Activating Faith Communities
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Nano-based immunosensor for rapid and sensitive diagnosis of bilharzia in Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases, Engineering and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Building Emergency Capacity
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Social and Behavior Change, Talent Management and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $84,604VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Low Cost Synthesis of Tuberculosis Drugs Using Synthetic Biology
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Processing & Production and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Simple Cleaning Indicator to Increase Sanitation in Healthcare Facilities
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPhilippines
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A point-of-care paper-based biosensor to detect and treat bronchitis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil and India
  1. $84,326VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
WINNER
OCT 2013
Simple liquid microculture assay for diagnosing multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Processing & Production and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INThailand
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A novel integrated resuscitation solution
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria, India and Tanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
An innovative food banking scheme to prevent child malnutrition in rural communities
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Post Harvest and Systems Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
AFRIpads Washable Sanitary Pads
  1. FOCUS AREASEconomic Growth and Trade, Education, Environment and 6 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCongo, Democratic Republic of the, Kenya, Uganda and 2 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Using locally sourced probiotic food to reduce levels of potent environmental toxins.
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Health, Prevention & Vaccination and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi, Rwanda, Kenya and 5 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Wello WaterWheel
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Gender, Health and 3 More
  1. $84,397VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
A Rapid Test for Simultaneous Identification and Detection of Antimicrobial Resistance at Point of Care for Bacterial Infections
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Wireless-based biosensor network to detect mycotoxins in maize harvesting, storage and transportation
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Impacting Rural Healthcare
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Engineering and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Digital African Health Library
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Research and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia, Botswana, Rwanda and 4 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
TakaTaka Waste Management Solution
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sanitation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Development of Antibacterial Copper Coatings for Reducing Healthcare-Associated Infections
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPeru
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Empower ASHAs to provide mobile, multiplex, pregnancy screening
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
PurifAid
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Evaluation of novel optical technology to screen for bladder problems impacting health outcomes in Uganda.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia, Canada and Uganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
GreenHeat
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Health, Biomass/BioFuel and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,530VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
FingerPrint Biometric System for Community Health Linkage in Western Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Data/Analytics and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Footwear fitted with repellent-impregnated material to deter blood-seeking mosquitoes.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Human Centered Design
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,561VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
CommCare
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Communication with Communities and 10 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Operation-Karibu
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design and Technology
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,462VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
OCT 2013
Ultra low cost, simply operated, lab-on-a-chip detection of arsenic contamination in Bangladesh's well waters
  1. FOCUS AREASWater Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Sanitation and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
Countering youth and urban violence with a community engagement cultural therapy program in Kingston, Jamaica
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Social and Behavior Change, Monitoring & Evaluation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INJamaica
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
Introducing school mental health in Ethiopia
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $178,277VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
Improving access to high quality treatment and rehabilitation services for people with mental disorders in India
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $158,054VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
Development of an informal network of community mental health services for victims of child abuse provided by community-based caregivers in Haiti
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INHaiti
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
Early diagnosis and interventions for childhood neurodevelopmental disorders (NDD) among children under the age of 3 years in Lagos State, Nigeria
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Social and Behavior Change, Monitoring & Evaluation and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
The friendship bench program
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Human Centered Design and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INZimbabwe
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
SEP 2013
Domestic health visitors for improving access to care of people with epilepsy in Laos
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Ageing, Social and Behavior Change and 3 More
  1. $202,500VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
AUG 2013
Cancer: Summit Pharmaceauticals Limited
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUL 2013
Road traffic accident
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Housing and Infrastructure, Ageing and 6 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2013
Health within our reach – road to Matangwe
  1. FOCUS AREASScale
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, Kenya and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2013
INFORM
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Methods & Learning and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $42,375VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
JUN 2013
Hands-off sanitation marketing - Make the impossible possible
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Waste Management and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
WINNER
MAY 2013
Sustaining public HIV services in the post-PEPFAR world through socially acceptable charging of patients
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Banza Toilets
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Housing and Infrastructure and 6 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
NCD CARE INTEGRATION INTO HIV AND MCH/FP PRGRAMMES IN KENYA
  1. FOCUS AREASNon-communicable Diseases
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
MSc water resource program proliferation
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, Nigeria and Zambia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Battling antimicrobial resistant microorganisms with a monitoring system tailored for under-resourced settings
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases and Non-communicable Diseases
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Increasing the detection, confirmation and treatment of children with tuberculosis in Ethiopia - technology meets social justice
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
The antifungal therapeutic effects of sertraline in HIV-infected adults with cryptococcal meningitis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Mobile and e-Learning solutions to reduce critical health disparities in Ghana
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Health, Research and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Portable exposure-free huts to protect itinerant rice farmers from mosquito-borne illnesses
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Plant-based high-intensity protein sweeteners
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $42,375VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
Traditional healers, the oxen of the land!
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
MAY 2013
From waste to wealth
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Economic Growth and Trade and Peace and Resilience
  2. IMPLEMENTED INLiberia
  1. $78,767VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
“ATMIYATA” promoting wellbeing, reducing distress and improving access to mental care through self-help groups and farmers clubs in rural Maharashtra
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Social and Behavior Change and Monitoring & Evaluation
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $200,499VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Global Mental Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Decreasing child mortality in Guyana through neonatal service delivery
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuyana
  1. $225,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
APR 2013
Nepal Sanitation Marketing Scale-Up Project
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment and Health
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNepal
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
APR 2013
Lucky Iron Fish™
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Scale and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCambodia
  1. $375,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
APR 2013
WelTel Kenya2
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Digital Development and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
APR 2013
Mobile Health
  1. IMPLEMENTED INSouth Africa and Pakistan
  1. $750,000VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Transition to Scale
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
Solar powered oxygen delivery
  1. FOCUS AREASEnergy, Health, Solar and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Simulation based training for infant hydrocephalus treatment
  1. FOCUS AREASDigital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana and Canada
  1. $74,850VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Saving 1 million mothers and children with affordable, needle-free, painless anemia-screening
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana, Bangladesh, Haiti and 6 More
  1. $40,556VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Reducing the health and environmental impacts of pesticides through early toxicity evaluation
  1. FOCUS AREASResearch
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Philippines
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Rapid & non-invasive diagnostic breath sensors
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Bangladesh
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Proteomic analysis of the molecular mechanisms of latency and drug-resistance in m. africanum I and screen for novel antimycobacterials from fungal sources
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Research and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGhana, United States and Switzerland
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Optimising an electronic TB register to increase tuberculosis case detection and treatment success in Uganda and South Sudan.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Ageing, Prevention & Vaccination and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda and South Sudan
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
One rapid test for three forms of trypanosomiasis
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INArgentina, Kenya, Uganda and 1 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Obstetric fistula awareness and advocacy network
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Communications and Media and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $74,313VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Novel single diagnostic assay for active, latent and drug resistant tuberculosis.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $38,813VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Mitishamba database of natural products from Kenyan plants for design of antimalarial drugs
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUnited States and Kenya
  1. $83,276VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Intranasal nicotine vaccine
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INVietnam
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Instrument for ultra sensitive and rapid detection of myocardial infarction among rural populace
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $42,375VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Improving rehabilitation services through evidence-based practice - assessing neurological recovery
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Improving maternal and child health at the root through village level biotechnologies
  1. FOCUS AREASSocial and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Improved diagnosis of respiratory disorders through urine metabolomics
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, United States, India and 1 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
Grow-your-own bacterial defenders against waterborne diseases
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, Philippines and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Development of novel rhizobial inoculants for inducing drought tolerance in cereals
  1. FOCUS AREASAgriculture, Food Safety and Standards, Seeds & Stock and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Development of low-cost instrument for blood cell measurements in under-resourced countries
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Non-communicable Diseases and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Egypt
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Development of diagnostic kit for early and rapid detection of pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis and its evaluation in health centres
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil, Afghanistan, Fiji and 28 More
  1. $42,375VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Development of a paper-strip for rapid detection of Ebola and Marburg viral hemorrhagic fevers at the point of care in Ugandan villages
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INChina, United States, United Kingdom and 1 More
  1. $84,681VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Development of a diagnostic test to detect leishmania in the blood.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
Building social capital for health innovation
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Public-Private Partnerships and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and South Africa
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
An integrated model for eliminating childhood malnutrition in rural Uganda
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Research
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Affordable biodigesters for improved health.
  1. FOCUS AREASEnvironment, Health, Air Quality and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $78,715VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
A union between basic health care and conservation through mobile clinics
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Systems Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
A toolkit to save newborn lives
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Resilience
  2. IMPLEMENTED INPakistan
  1. $155,700VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
A new plastic strip for the diagnosis of dengue in Brazil
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
A measured plan: Early diagnosis and prevention of kidney disease in Guyana
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Scale
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuyana
  1. $82,120VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Enabling access to health
  1. FOCUS AREASGender, Health, Child Protection and 3 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $83,206VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Use of simple technology to treat and store water
  1. FOCUS AREASResearch
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $83,776VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
MOM
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Human Centered Design
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria, India, Zimbabwe and 1 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Detecting early breast cancer using diagnostic breast Ultrasound in rural areas
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $82,928VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
mHealth information for migrants
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Digital Development
  2. IMPLEMENTED INVietnam
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
“No sugar for me”
  1. FOCUS AREASEducation, Gender, Child Protection and 7 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Sustainable hearing healthcare
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Digital Development, Social and Behavior Change and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Uganda
  1. $82,631VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Preventing infectious diarrhoea in Kenyan and Indian communities
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Ageing and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
A handy device for rapid screening of diarrheal pathogens in water
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Resilience
  2. IMPLEMENTED INChina
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
M-ultra
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBangladesh, Nepal and India
  1. $41,016VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
G4P
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INMalawi
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Heat shock drugs for malaria
  1. FOCUS AREASResearch
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and Cameroon
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
Acceptability, feasibility and viral, nutritional, immunologic and microbiologic safety of flash-heated treatment of breast milk
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Resilience and 2 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INEthiopia, Sudan and South Sudan
  1. $84,472VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Abolishing drug resistance
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Engineering
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada, India and Uganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
A community-based health watch network in northeastern Thailand
  1. FOCUS AREASResearch
  2. IMPLEMENTED INThailand
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
DxPhone
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth
  2. IMPLEMENTED INIndia
  1. $42,375VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Using community-made mobile videos in the local languages as a model for maternal and neonatal health rducation in rural settings in Uganda
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Prevention & Vaccination, Digital Development and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INUganda
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Preventing maternal mortality in biase local government area of Cross River State, Nigeria
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth and Social and Behavior Change
  2. IMPLEMENTED INNigeria
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Multi-Disease Diagnostics
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Ageing, Infectious & Vector Diseases and 5 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya, Uganda, Tanzania and 2 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Analysis of anti-diabetic compounds in opuntia plant species and camel milk in arid and semi-arid lands of Kenya
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Research, Social and Behavior Change and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INKenya
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Combining technologies innovatively to reduce rape and HIV
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Human Centered Design and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INBrazil, United States, Papua New Guinea and 5 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
WINNER
APR 2013
Ecosystem approaches to improved water and farm health in Vietnam.
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Prevention & Vaccination and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INGuatemala, Ghana, Ethiopia and 31 More
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Improving diagnosis, case management and surveillance of malaraia and syphilis, through point-of-care mobile devices
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 4 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INTanzania
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013
Finding new malaria treatments using existing drugs
  1. FOCUS AREASHealth, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Non-communicable Diseases and 1 More
  2. IMPLEMENTED INCanada and India
  1. $84,750VERIFIED
  2. ORGANIZATIONGrand Challenges Canada as part of Stars in Global Health
WINNER
APR 2013