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OSSTF Research Grant for Emergent Issues and Priorities

Opportunity NameResearch Grant for Emergent Issues and Priorities
AgencyOntario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation
Indirect CostsIneligible
Application due to FSc RO at for full review12-13-2023
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review12-20-2023
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory review01-03-2024, by 9:00AM
Application due at agency 01-05-2024

To support conducting, presenting, and publishing research in support of public education and anti-racism. The theme for the 2023 – 2024 Academic Year is how identity-based hate speech impacts school climate and student/staff mental health. 

Note: At least one of three awards will be reserved for researchers who identify as Indigenous, Black, or racialized. 


Eligibility requirements not listed.

How to Apply

Application Form: English | French

Voluntary Self-Identification Form: English | French

York University researchers are reminded that all applications for external research funding, including Letters of Intent, must be reviewed and approved by the Office of Research Services before they are submitted to the granting agency.  For internal approval, the application must be accompanied by a completed ORS Checklist, which requires the Dean’s signature.  Please send the complete application, with the finalized budget and a completed ORS checklist to, five days prior to agency deadline.

ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here.

For specific questions, please contact FSc Research Services at