Event/Project/Research Funding

This grant stream supports one-time funding and support to help groups and individuals to undertake activities such as a one-time event or a research project to a maximum of $2000. Some examples of past grant recipients include speaker or workshop series, publishable academic or journalistic research, and cultural events which support APIRG’s mandate and statement of values and contribute to positive social change.

Please read Event/Project/Research Funding Info for eligibility details, stipulations and funding priorities.



Application Process

A complete application consists of three parts: 1) the application, 2) a full budget, and 3) a budget worksheet outlining which costs you wish covered by APIRG. The APIRG staff are happy to consult with you before you begin an application, or while it is in progress.

  1. Contact the Programming Coordinator at programming@apirg.org with any questions about your eligibility or application.
  2. Read our Language and Anti-Oppression document to help you write a strong application.
  3. Complete the application form. If you require paper copies, please contact the Programming Coordinator.
  4. Attach a full budget for your event when prompted in the form.
  5. Attach the Budget Worksheet when prompted in the form.
  6. We will notify you of our decision within 4-6 weeks of the funding deadline

If you have questions about any part of the application process, please contact the Programming Coordinator (programming@apirg.org). If any part of this process is inaccessible or difficult for you (reading, writing, budgeting, etc) we would be glad to help!

Event/Project/Research Funding Applications must be submitted by midnight on September 30th, 2020 to be considered for fall funding. Our next funding round will be for Winter 2021. If you’re unsure when to apply, email programming@apirg.org and we’ll talk about it!