Global Health Programs


Established in 2015 by The Blema and Arnold Steinberg Family Foundation, for entering or current postdoctoral fellows at McGill University who are pursuing research related to global health in low or middle income countries or among Aboriginal populations in Canada. Awarded by the Faculty of Medicine upon recommendation of Global Health Programs, to one or more postdoctoral fellows on the basis of academic merit.

Value: $25,000 with required match of at least $25,000 from supervisor faculty member. May be renewable once.

Classified as: Postdocs, postodoctoral fellowship, Global Health, Steinberg

Applications for the Spring 2018 Travel Awards are now open!

The McGill Global Health Travel Awards program is designed to provide opportunities for McGill University students planning to travel for global health projects. Students have access to a variety of travel awards from McGill Global Health Programs (GHP). The program supports students participating in global health projects internationally or in Canada.  

Learn more about the award categories here.


Classified as: funding, travel, students, Global Health

Save the Date!

McGill Global Health Programs has partnered with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to bring the McGill global health community a workshop on tips and tools for engaging the news media. Alongside global health journalists and communications specialists, participants will learn the skills needed to pitch a story, translate to a lay audience, and make both traditional and nontraditional media work for you.

Classified as: workshop, media