National/International Opportunities and Resources
External Public Engagement Resources
This page contains a list of resources for teaching & learning, funding, brokering and making connections that are offered outside of Memorial University. Resources include opportunities provided by other Canadian and non-Canadian universities, national funding programs, and international organizations focused on supporting public engagement activities and projects.
This list of resources is a living document that we hope to keep udating over the years. If you are aware of any resource that is not currently listed here, please reach out to us (firstname.lastname@example.org) and send a description and a link to the public engagement resource you would like to see added to the list.
Universities and university sector organizations
|Country (province or territory)
|Public Engagement at Bristol University
|Case studies of successful publicly engaged projects
|Be Inspired | Public Engagement | University of Bristol
|Research Impact Canada
|Research Impact Canada is a pan-Canadian network dedicated to maximizing the impact of research for the public good. Resources including knowledge mobilization tool kits and training.
|Home - Research Impact Canada
|Community Campus Engage Canada
|CCE Canada is building a robust network and community of practice for participants in community-campus partnerships. Through peer-to-peer support, members build on the knowledge and experience of others without having to ‘reinvent the CCE wheel’.
|CCE Resources – Community Campus Engage Canada (ccecanada.ca)
|American Association for the Advancement of Science
|This toolkit about communicating science with the public provides clear guidance on how to help make your work accessible to broader publics.
|AAAS Communication Toolkit | American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
|National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement
|The NCCPE offers exhaustive resources to help both individuals and institutions incorporate public engagement within research and teaching & learning.
|Do engagement | NCCPE (publicengagement.ac.uk)
|PE resources including videos, journals, newsletters, and more.
|Resources - Engagement Australia
|Video and webinar resources with a focus on community development.
|Resource Library (tamarackcommunity.ca)
|SSHRC Partnership Toolkit
|Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
|This tool‑kit includes useful tools and resources to help researchers and partners plan and implement a partnership—from preparing an application for partnership funding to knowledge mobilization activities.
|Partnerships Toolkit (sshrc-crsh.gc.ca)
|NSERC Alliance Grants
|Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
|Alliance grants encourage university researchers to collaborate with partner organizations, which can be from the private, public or not-for-profit sectors. These grants support research projects led by strong, complementary, collaborative teams that will generate new knowledge and accelerate the application of research results to create benefits for Canada.
|Establish long-term collaborations that support postdoctoral research management skills and career development. Access customized training at $60,000 for a year-long project or $120,000 for a two-year project. Your partner organization’s financial contribution starts at $30,000 per year.
|Elevate | Mitacs
|Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation
|Scholarships and fellowships for doctoral candidates and faculty.
|Scholarship | Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation