In 2011, the Washington state legislature dedicated $1.2 million USD to the Washington Global Health Fund (WGHF) to support promising ideas, foster new global health technologies and create jobs in Washington state. WGHF was successfully administered by the Washington Global Health Alliance over its five year span. WGHF awarded its final grants in 2015 bringing the total number of grantee organizations to ten.
The state legislature sunset funding for WGHF in 2015. No future funding rounds are currently planned.
Washington Global Health Fund Grantees 2011-2015
Via Global Health $50,000
Critical Practices, LLP $140,000
Cascade Designs, Inc. $55,000
BURN Design Lab $120,000
PRONTO International $50,000
Aseptica, Inc. $100,000
SpringStar, Inc. $75,000
SIGN Fracture Care International, $15,000
Cascade Designs, Inc. $150,000
Mirador Biomedical $150,000
SIGN Fracture Care International $150,000