Global Health Resource Center (GHRC)

Here are community opportunities for award nominations, call for submissions, applications for funding and more.


GPSS travel grants applications for Spring and Summer conferences (June 5 to August 31) are due May 15. UW Seattle graduate and professional students currently enrolled and in good academic standing may apply for this travel grant. Active participation at an academic conference is mandatory and proof of acceptance is required with this application.

REACH Awards: Nominate a global health alum or student for this award - “From boots-on-the-ground innovators to local community health workers, the REACH Awards aim to celebrate critical contributions from those on the front lines of disease elimination.”

Transdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowship in Preterm Birth applications are due October 1. Mds PhDs, DNPs, ScDs and DrPHs who are US citizens or permanent residents are eligible to apply.

Courses, Conferences, and Workshops

Submit your abstracts for the 2020 CUGH Conference "Global Health in a Time of Worldwide Political Change" that will be held from April 18 – 20, in Washington DC. Submission deadline is August 25, 2019, 11:59 ET.

Are you interesting in closing the research to practice gap in global health? Submit your application for the Fundamentals of Implementation Science in Global Health by Wednesday, May 15. The course will be held August 26  – 30, at the University of Washington in Seattle. The course will be of interest to researchers, policy makers, funders, and practitioners working in low and middle income settings.    

Project Funding

ITHS is offering a Translational Pilot Award with a Special Emphasis on Diabetes in conjunction with the Diabetes Research Center to support studies that address impactful research issues within the translational science spectrum, with the long-term goal of improving the health of patients with diabetes. The call for applications is available at: Application due September 20.

Call for applications: Global Innovation Fund 2019. Funding amount: up to $20,000 + department match. Submit your application - LOI due (if needed): October 1 by 5 p.m. Due to sponsor: November 1 by 4 p.m.