The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD-DOST) is searching for social innovations that address health challenges and improve healthcare delivery in the Philippines.
The Gelia Castillo Award for Research on Social Innovations in Health (GCARSIH) aims to recognize the outstanding social innovations that address persistent, societal and health systems challenges.
The purpose of this Award is to define social innovations in health (SIH) as new solutions (products, services, models, market mechanisms, processes) that creates multi-sectoral health system actors. These solutions must address a health need more effectively and will have the ability to enhance people’s capacity to act and take ownership of their own health.
This Award is open to ongoing social innovations in health developed by Filipinos for the Filipinos and the entry must be implemented in the Philippines.
The top innovations will receive: Cash Prize, Eligibility for Research & Development Grant, and Training Package for Scale-up & Sustainability.
Deadline of Submission of entries is on May 6, 2022
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