Calling for Applications: 2021 APRU Virtual Global Health Case Competition

The APRU Global Health Case Competition is an annual competition that allows teams of students to devise solution to pressing global health challenges. Participating teams have to prepare a 10-minute video proposing a realistic, well-designed and innovative solution to the challenge. This is open to all university students (undergraduates and postgraduates) and the topic for this year is Technology-Driven Solutions to the COVID-19 Infodemic. For more information on the challenge background, please refer to https://apru.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/2021-CC-challenge_FINAL.pdf. The winning team will be awarded a prize of US$1,000.

 

TIMELINE

June 1 – Registration deadline

June 11 – Final video submissions due by 11:59pm Pacific Time

August 1 – Three finalist teams announced via email

Nov 18 – Final competition held at the APRU Global Health annual workshop

 

Interested parties should apply online (and copy Ms. Yiho Lee at yiholee@cuhk.edu.hk for necessary follow-up). For more information and eligibility, please refer to https://apruglobalhealth.org/education-opportunities/casecompetition/2021-global-health-case-competition/. For enquiries, please contact the organiser directly at mwithers@usc.edu (Dr. Melissa Withers).

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