Extension From Nov 15 grant deadline - Now Nov 22nd

Extension From Nov 15 grant deadline - Now Nov 22nd

The submission deadline for Cycle 2 of the Healthier World Challenge Planning Grants had been scheduled for end of day tomorrow, Wednesday November 15th, 2017.  However, due to changes to the RFA document that we made one week ago, we are offering an extension of one full week. The new deadline for Cycle 2 Healthier World Challenge Planning Grants is now 11:59PM (EST) on Wednesday November 22nd. 

Alliance Awards $170K in Planning Grants

Alliance Awards $170K in Planning Grants

The new Alliance for a Healthier World is pleased to announce the awardees of eight planning grants totaling USD $170,000.  During summer 2017, proposals were received from research teams across the university vying for up to ten Healthier World Challenge planning grants each worth up to $25,000. 

New program for Student Scholars

New program for Student Scholars

The Alliance for a Healthier World is thrilled to share information about an exciting new scholars program available to students from all JHU divisions.  Global Healthy Equity Scholars will conduct research, lead student group events, and facilitate interactions between experts from several disciplines. Applications for 2017/2018 GHES are due by mid September, 2017.

Long time global health equity advocate honored with Hopkins Award

Long time global health equity advocate honored with Hopkins Award

On June 21st, AHW Director and Chair of the International Health Department, David Peters attended a special Dean's Lecture: "The 'International' in Health" by Sir George Alleyne. Sir George was also awarded the Deans Medal by Dean Michael Klag of the Bloomberg School of Public Health.