Call for Applications: ABGHI Global Health Innovation Challenge (up to One Million Naira Funding)

ABGHI Global Health Innovation Challenge
Call for Applications: ABGHI Global Health Innovation Challenge (up to One million naira funding)

The Global Health Innovation Hub of the AB Global Health Initiative (ABGHI) is a network that brings together innovators, innovators, students, researchers, young professionals, and makers to create ideas for better local health systems.

It aims to be a hub of global public health innovation, serving as a catalyst for innovative ideas and assisting innovators in developing low-cost, high-impact, sustainable, and scalable global health solutions.

ABGHI will seek and assist creative solutions that draw on the experiences of affected communities to dramatically enhance – and in several situations, save – the lives of vulnerable people through this Challenge.

Application Procedure

Proposals/concept notes should include the following information:

  • Brief description of the proposed idea/innovation


  • How pertinent is your plan to the target community’s demands and constraints?
  • What are the issues to be addressed and the requirements to be met?
  • Who are the players (ultimate beneficiaries, target groups)?

What are the goals and expected outcomes?

What is the action’s actual benefit?

Methodology and Longevity

  • What are the most important project activities?
  • How will the initiative attain long-term viability?


  • How much money is required to finance this low-cost creative idea?
  • How is this concept intended to scale?

Benefits of the Award

✓ Two ideas are chosen annually to earn up to one million naira in cash for implementation, unique mentorship, and visibility chances.

✓ All applicants will be accepted into the Innovation Hub and have access to mentorship and networking opportunities with their colleagues.

Eligibility Criteria

> Applicants will be students from any higher education institution in Nigeria with a health-related or multi-disciplinary background.

> Early-career young professionals between the ages of 18 and 30 can apply.

> Female applicants and those with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

> The competition will be limited to Health topics that are directly relevant to community development.

How to apply

Send your CVs and Proposals to

Application Deadline – Wednesday, March 15, 2023.

Visit the official website for more information


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