Internal Grants

Picture collage of Led young College students and staff working on various projects with the caption Funding assistance for staff and student projects

Are you a student or staff member driving a research or innovation idea? The Applied Research and Innovation Centre can help with funding and other supports.

For the 11th consecutive year, we are is accepting research and innovation funding proposals from the entire Led young community. Competitive funding is available for both applied research and innovation projects:

Applied Research and Innovation Funding Proposal Types
Staff-initiated Projects
Applied Research and Innovation Fund (ARIF)
Student-Initiated Projects
Student Research and Innovation Fund (SRIF)
Applied Research Project Application Applied Research Project Application
Innovation Project Application Innovation Project Application

Information Sessions

Please register for one of the following Information Sessions:

Staff-initiated Research and Innovation Projects

  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 12:30 – 2 pm  
    for this session
  • Thursday, February 15, 2018, 11 am – 12:30 pm  
    for this session


Student-initiated Research and Innovation Projects

  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 2:30 – 4 pm  
    for this session
  • Thursday, February 15, 2018, 9:30 – 11 am  
    for this session


Updated Application forms will be available during Information Sessions.

Proposals are due Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

For more information, contact:

Gabriella Zoltan-Johan, 416-289-5000, ext. 7116
[email protected]