5 Oct

Ontario’s Social Enterprise Demonstration Fund Issues $2m Call for Proposals

The Government of Ontario is launching a second $2-million round of the Social Enterprise Demonstration Fund (SEDF) to support job creation and economic growth by providing opportunities for social enterprises to get funding as part of Ontario’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016 – 2021. This round will support the development of financially sustainable and scalable social enterprises by addressing key challenges faced by […]

26 Jan

RSS Early Career Research Award Competition

This year the Rural Sociology Society (RSS) Council has authorized the use of Endowment funds to support Master’s theses, Ph.D. dissertations, and Early Career Research awards to support research activities conducted during the 2015-2016 fiscal/academic year. Proposals are invited to conduct research on all topics encompassed by the field of rural sociology. The awards are designed […]

22 Jan

Request for Proposals: Sustainable Prosperity Research Network

Sustainable Prosperity is inviting a wide variety of research proposals related to Canada’s transition to a green economy, particularly the use of market-based instruments for improved economic and environmental performance in Canada. We are looking for research projects in the following areas: Low Carbon Economy;  Environmental Markets; Economy-Wide Issues; Market Tools for Sustainable Communities; NEW: Network […]