2019 Open Call for Proposals

Making the Shift has put out a call for Expressions of Interest for research and implementation projects focussing on the prevention of, and/or sustainable exits from youth homelessness. Projects are eligible for one to five years of funding. Successful applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal this summer.

There are two funding streams one can apply to:

  • Core Research Projects (CRP) These are larger multi-year projects with budgets of over $50,000 (total).
  • Small Research Projects (SRP) This program funds smaller scale, shorter term research projects valued at less than $50,000 (total). The application process for this stream is less onerous.

How to apply

To submit an Expression of Interest:

  • All applications must use the MtS Expression of Interest Portal.
  • Applicants should consult the Making the Shift – Research Application Guidelines before completing the Expression of Interest.
  • Applicants should determine eligibility before submitting an Expression of interest
  • Ensure your project fits with the research and knowledge mobilization mandate of Making the Shift
  • All sections of this template must be completed.
  • For inquiries and to discuss how your proposed project can fit with the vision and overall deliverables of MtS, please contact: mtsfunding@yorku.ca

Completed application packages are due by 5 pm ET on May 20th, 2019.

Thank you for your interest. This call for proposals has now closed. Questions? Reach out to us at mtsfunding@yorku.ca.