Grand Challenges Explorations India (GCE - India)

Pioneering affordable healthcare innovations through a collaborative initiative

Bridging the gap in global health challenges

Bridging the gap in global health challenges

GCE-India, initiated by BIRAC and funded by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, along with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is at the forefront of healthcare innovation. Managed by IKP, it aims to develop affordable healthcare solutions for diverse socio-economic groups, addressing key global health issues.
The program supports startups, researchers, and SMEs focusing on maternal and child health, mental health, and infectious diseases. It prioritizes innovation, societal impact, and affordability. So far, GCE-India has backed multiple significant innovations, with IKP providing ongoing financial and technical oversight to ensure these initiatives deliver lasting healthcare benefits.

Who can benefit from our program?

Who can benefit from our program?

Our current beneficiaries

Our current beneficiaries

INR 60

lakhs for 18-month projects

35

innovations supported to date

Fostering growth in global health sector

Fostering growth in global health sector

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Realizing success with strategic collaborations

Ride the innovation wave

Please get in touch with gce-[email protected] for more details

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

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