BMJ Global Health Grant: Instructions for application

How to apply

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To apply, please download and complete the interactive form below. Read the terms and conditions carefully and submit your completed application form and institutional letter of support to us by email ( with the subject line ‘BMJ Global Heath Grant application’.

BMJGH Grant Application interactive form

Eligibility criteria

In order to apply for the grant you must, at the time of application, be:

1. An early career researcher, within 10 years of completing your PhD or equivalent professional qualification or training (working in healthcare, academia or industry), undertaking research in global health; and
2. A national of a low-income or lower-middle-income country in accordance with the current World Bank classification. If you have a dual nationality of which one is not of a low-income or lower-middle-income country, you may not apply for this grant.

In order to apply, you must fulfil both 1 and 2 above. We will request a letter of support from your department or institution confirming your current role as part of the application.

Criteria for selection

The grant will be awarded to the applicant whose abstract describes the most original methodological contribution to the field of global health and whose summary demonstrates the greatest importance and potential impact in advancing the field.

Contact and further information

BMJ Global Health Editorial Office
BMJ Publishing Group Limited
BMA House
Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9JR, UK