Global & Community Engagement (GCE) Collaborative Projects

Funded Projects/Initiatives

2017

Department/School Recipient(s) Projects/Initiatives Collaborators
May 2017
School of
Gender, Sexuality &  Women's Studies
Luxton, Meg Recording Our Histories, Sparking Debates  
School of
Gender, Sexuality &  Women's Studies
Bain, Alison The Power, Potentialities, and Paradoxes of Controversy in Feminist Geography Pedagogies University of Toronto Mississauga
Department of
Social Science
Kempadoo, Kamala Caribbean Gender Studies: A Transnational Collaboration For Gender Equality Institute for Women, Gender and development Studies, University of Suriname, Department of Sociology, University of Suriname, Women’s Rights Centre, Independent/community organizer, University of Guyana, Ryerson University, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University
Department of
History
Podruchny, Carolyn Anishinaabe History and Culture: A Partnership Between the Ojibwe Cultural Foundation and York University Ojibwe Cultural Foundation

2016

Department/School Recipient(s) Projects/Initiatives Collaborators
October 2016
School of
Administrative Studies
Asgary, Ali Enhancing Community Preparedness for Rail Emergencies  Safe Rail Communities
Department of
History
Bonnell, Jennifer First Story Toronto Walking Tour Development Native Canadian Centre of Toronto
Department of
Humanities
Davis, Andrea The Evolving Meanings of Blackness in Canada Jean Augustine Chair in Education; Harriet Tubman Institute; Jane Finch Concerned Citizens Organization, Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services; Anti-Black Racism Network, Ryerson University; University of Toronto.
School of
Public Policy & Administration
Spotton Visano, Brenda Strengthening Community Financial Capacity – Financial Information Supports for Front Line Financial Literacy Workers Black Creek Financial Action Network; Jane Finch Community and Family Centre; YorkTD Community Engagement Centre
May 2016
Department of
Languages, Literatures & Linguistics
Dodman, Maria Joao Youth Summer Camp: Higher Education, Community and Portuguese in the Americas York University Working Women Community Centre
Department of
Geography
Young, Kathy Impact of Volcanoes on the Hydrology of Snow & Icy Landscapes Head of Natural Science, Borgarholtskola; Reykjavik; Riverdale Collegiate Institute

Instructions/Application

LA&PS Global and Community Engagement (GCE) Collaborative Project Fund
Description and Purpose:

To support collaborative projects that will engage external community members (locally or globally) with members of the York University community.  The collaborative project ideally should include students, build inclusiveness and support diverse forms of community engagement and knowledge production.  Principles and practices of social justice, equity and inclusion should form the core principles in such collaborative projects, as stated in our mission and goals.

Eligibility: LA&PS faculty members (YUFA and CUPE). Students and faculty from your program, units and other universities would be valuable addition to such projects.

Application Deadline: May 15th, October 15th.
Grant Provision: Up to $5000 per project and one grant per 2-year period.

Application Form (Doc)

Reports

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