Grand Challenges Canada 2017

Each summer, Grand Challenges Canada welcomes passionate and driven students from a variety of disciplines to work as part of our team through our Summer Student Program. Grand Challenges Canada is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact in global health.  Our Summer Student Program offers meaningful, hands-on work experience in the interdisciplinary field of global health. We are looking for dynamic, passionate individuals to work with our team in the following areas:

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


  • Contribute to an innovative and well-known organization at the vanguard of global health
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team in your area of interest and gain valuable experience for your future
  • Attend speaker events featuring prominent researchers, clinicians, investors, leaders and thinkers in the global health sphere
  • Learn from our team through Grand Challenges Canada’s mentorship program
  • Develop your communication, analytic and networking skills.
Applicants must apply by February 3, 2017 to be considered for the Program. Link to Grand Challenge Careers page:

If you have any questions about Grand Challenges Canada’s Summer Student Program, please do not hesitate to reach out.  Thanks in advance for helping students take advantage of this great opportunity!

Chithra Rajaratnam
Administrative Coordinator

Grand Challenges Canada / Grands Défis Canada
MaRS Centre, West Tower
661 University Avenue, Suite 1720
Toronto, ON  M5G 1M1
T 416.583.5821 | M 647.501.3743

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