A grant-giving charity that supports innovative and pioneering social, medical and religious projects, to enable human flourishing and to prevent suffering.
The Trust has a particular focus on supporting innovative research projects and pioneering development projects.
Grand Challenges Canada is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact®. Funded by the Government of Canada and other partners, Grand Challenges Canada funds innovators in low- and middle-income countries and Canada. It funds ideas that integrate science and technology, social and business innovation.
Grand Challenges Canada has supported a pipeline of over 1000 innovations in more than 80 countries. It estimates that these innovations have the potential to save up to one million lives and improve up to 28 million lives by 2030.