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Announcing the McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill 

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Spotlight on Our Grantees

The Kupe Leadership Scholarships at the University of Auckland

The McCall MacBain Foundation had an instrumental role in setting up New Zealand’s premier graduate scholarship at its top university, the University of Auckland. The Kupe Scholarships are for masters level study and aim to attract outstanding...

Ontario Educational Leadership Centre

The Ontario Education Leadership Centre engages and educates youth from grades six through twelve in the summer so that they can return to their schools with the skills and resources to make a positive difference with their peers, neighborhoods...

The International Summer Research Program at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

One of two Swiss federal institutes of technology, EPFL is a highly-ranked public research institute and university specializing in natural sciences and engineering. Each summer, EPFL chooses 25 students from around the world and provides them...

Arthur Allister MacBain Law Scholarship at the Schulich School of Law

The Arthur Allister MacBain Memorial Scholarship is provided by the McCall MacBain Foundation to honour the legacy of John’s father. Since 2007 it has been awarded to up to three students each year who are entering law school at Dalhousie...

Inhaled Oxytocin Project

The Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences’ Inhaled Oxytocin Project is developing a a novel aerosol delivery system for oxytocin, which is used to manage complications from excessive bleeding during and after childbirth. In its current...

The European Climate Foundation (ECF)

ECF was created by a group of philanthropic foundations to collboratively invest in research, policy development, and advocacy in order to increase the political and policy viability of pursuing a net-zero carbon future. John McCall MacBain was...

Updates from the McCall MacBain Foundation

The McCall MacBain Foundation Pandemic Response Fund

Geneva, Switzerland (April 7, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic is evolving every day and the McCall MacBain Foundation recognizes the importance of responding with flexibility, and deepening support where it is needed most.Flexible Support for GranteesMany of the McCall...

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Now Hiring: Research & Grants Officer – Toronto

Toronto, Ontario (February 19, 2020) The McCall MacBain Foundation is seeking a highly motivated Research & Grants Officer who will work with our team to identify impactful granting opportunities and manage relationships with grantees doing outstanding...

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