Funding and Awards for Public Engagement

Memorial University's Office of Public Engagement offers funding and awards programs to further the goals and objectives of the Public Engagement Framework.

President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships - Deadline July 15!

Reward collaboration. Nominate an exemplary community-university partnership for the President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships.

Public Engagement Accelerator Fund OPEN MAY 1!

Memorial's Public Engagement Accelerator Fund offers up to $10,000 to support the initiation or extension of public engagement activities that link to Memorial’s mission.


Quick Start Fund for Public Engagement - Closed 

The Quick Start Fund for Public Engagement supports small projects such as preliminary meetings, events and service learning projects, that are in keeping with the goals of Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework. 

For more information, including fund guidelines and how to apply, click here

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Public Engagement Postdoctoral Fellowships - Closed

Memorial’s Office of Public Engagement and the Faculty of Arts were pleased to offer the inaugural Postdoctoral Fellowship in association with the Shorefast Foundation in 2014. Dr. Pam Hall was the recipient of the fellowship.

New fellowship opportunities were funded in 2015 and the names of these Public Engagement Postdoctoral Fellows will be published soon. 


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