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 

Memorial University’s President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships celebrates exemplary community-university partnerships that are in keeping with the goals of Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework (PEF). 

COVID-19 Quick Start Fund for Public Engagement - Now Open!

Applications received by July 1 will be put forth in the first round for review.
The COVID-19 Quick Start will remain open until allocated funds are dispersed. 

The COVID-19 Quick Start Fund (CQS) for Public Engagement offers up to $2500 for projects, partnerships or initiatives that contribute to addressing immediate and long-term needs of COVID-19 and align with Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework. 

Public Engagement Accelerator Fund

New round opens mid-August, 2020. Please check back for more details coming soon.

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. The Accelerator Fund for the 2019/20 funding cycle is now closed.

Quick Start Fund for Public Engagement

New round opens mid-September, 2020. Please check back for more details coming soon.

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. 

Public Engagement Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Public Engagement Postdoctoral Fellowships for 2019/20 are currently closed. Please see the Fund Guide for details. The EOI form can be found here.  

Contact

Public Engagement

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000