Two 2013-14 Harris Centre Applied Research Funds Now Open

Nov 8th, 2013

Rebecca Cohoe

The 2013-14 Strategic Partnership - Harris Centre Student Research Fund is now open

The 2013-14 Harris Centre Strategic Partnership - Harris Centre Research Fund is now accepting applications. Apply here before November 29th, 2013.

The Strategic Partnership - Harris Centre Student Research Fund is a project to promote student research at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador in provincial economic competitiveness in national and international markets It is a partnership between the Harris Centre and the Strategic Partnership (a partnership of government, business and labour).

Since the fund's inception in 2005, it has supported 15 research projects for students in 7 different schools, faculities and departments.


  • To build the human resource, institutional and analytical capacity and expertise within the province for social and economic analysis. 
  • To stimulate and support high-quality, applied policy research and integrate provincial social and economic policy objectives and initiatives undertaken by the Strategic Partnership with economic research capacity at Memorial University of Newfoundland. 
  • To stimulate interest in social dialogue and the Strategic Partnership’s approach to consensus building and decision making.


Fund Guide and Terms of Award - Please read this prior to starting your application

FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions about the applied research funds

Final Report Template

Yaffle Lay Summary Template

Key Dates:

Release: November 8, 2013
Deadline for Submissions: November 29, 2013

Contact Information

Amy Tucker
Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator
The Harris Centre
Ph. 709-864-6115
Email: amy.tucker(at)




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