John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Awards for International Applicants, 2017

Ilia State University

Scholarship Description: The Gairdner Foundation seeks world’s top scientists for Gairdner Global Health Award. These awards are open for the applicants from all over the world to conduct research in any branch of global health.

The aim of the awards is to give support to outstanding biomedical scientists.

About University: The Gairdner Foundation was established in 1957 with the main goal of recognizing and rewarding international excellence in fundamental research that impacts human health.

Degree Level: The awards are available to pursue research.

Available Subject: The awards are available in any branch of global health.

Scholarship Benefits: The award will cover $100,000 CDN.

Numbers of Scholarships:  One award is available.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the award:

  • Nominees should be individuals who have made major scientific advances with a significant impact on health outcomes in the developing world.
  • The award is science-focused and is not intended for those with primary leadership and administrative accomplishments.

Eligible Nationalities: Applicants from all over the world can apply for this award.


Application Procedure:  Applicants can apply via online mode.

  • Nominations should be accurate, detailed, current, complete, and with supporting letters reflecting the nominee’s accomplishments.

Online application

Deadline: The application deadline is October 1, 2017.

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