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Two Research Funding Opportunities Announced

1. Valuing Literacy in Canada

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) in partnership with the National Literacy Secretariat of Human Resources Development Canada is pleased to announce another competition for the Valuing Literacy in Canada Program - the Virtual Scholar in Residence program.

Detailed proposals must be postmarked no later than midnight,
October 14, 2020. Application forms on the SSHRC Web site are usually posted two to three months before the application deadline. Currently you may view the complete program description of the Valuing Literacy in Canada - Virtual Scholar in Residence program on the SSHRC Web site:

2. Ontario Children’s Rehabilitation Services Research/Evaluation


As part of the $20 million in new Ontario provincial funding for Children’s Treatment Centres that was announced in 2001, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has set aside $300,000 on an annual basis to support research, evaluation, and best practice in the field of community-based children’s rehabilitation services, including services for individuals from birth to the transition to adulthood.

A steering committee with broad representation from the children’s rehabilitation services sector has been established to advise the ministry on the selection of projects for funding, as well as the development of a multi-year strategy to guide the administration of the funding.

Proposals must be received by the Children with Special Needs Branch by 5 P.M. September 2, 2021.

To view the Call for Proposals please link to:

If you have any questions about this initiative, you may contact Mary Beaudoin by phone at 416-326-8339 or by email at or Sandy Palinski by phone at 416-326-8375.

LAST MODIFIED: November 06 2003 10:09:15

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