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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme

Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme

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12000 USD
30 Nov 2024
Application deadline


Launched in 2018, the Programme has had an unprecedented global impact with Scholars on six continents completing a wide range of successful projects.



Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award



$12,000 + other benefits

Scholarship coverage

  • other


Building on the successes of previous scholarship programmes, Knowledge•Action•Change (K•A•C) is pleased to announce the launch of the 7th K•A•C Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme.


Applicable programmes


Scholars can expect considerable input. This includes:

  • assistance in honing your proposal post-submission;
  • a stipend of $12,000 to undertake the project;
  • travel to and from Warsaw to attend the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) (read programme highlights);
  • an online course in the theory and practice of THR;
  • accommodation for the whole period of GFN, including additional days for scholars;
  • per diems for the duration of GFN;
  • enrolment onto the Mentoring scheme, with a named expert mentor (read programme highlights);
  • ongoing support from the Scholarship Programme Manager;
  • assistance with problem solving – both practical and academic;
  • the opportunity to return to Warsaw in 2025 to share your findings, either as a poster display, as a speaker, or as an enhanced scholar.


They welcome applications from any potential scholars with an interest in THR. This includes:

  • people intending to enter into the field of research into THR and/or public health;
  • harm reduction professionals;
  • postgraduate students;
  • researchers and scientists;
  • medical professionals;
  • consumers;
  • writers;
  • internet and social media professionals;
  • film makers and other audio-visual professionals.

Scholarship requirements







Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

30 Nov 2024

Note: next application window opens on 25 September, and closes 30 November.

Read submission instructions.

Register a user account and log in.

Once you are logged in: Complete your profile(nationality, contact details, etc).

Complete the THR-101 mini-course & quiz (at least 70% required).

Submit your proposal.


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