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Awards Recipients for Connection Grants: May 2023 Competition

Successful Programs in 1A - Connection Grants (May)

2023-2024 Connection Grants

Applicant Bernard Gagnon Université du Québec à Rimouski
Co-applicant Dominique Leydet Université du Québec à Montréal
Guillaume St-Laurent Université Laval
Title Les démocraties libérales contemporaines au prisme de la pensée de Charles Taylor : diversité, reconnaissance et sécularité
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Isaac Saney Dalhousie University
Collaborator Afua Cooper Dalhousie University
Russell Grosse Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia
Sarah Clift University of King's College (Halifax)
Theresa Rajack-Talley Dalhousie University
William Lahey University of King's College (Halifax)
Title Slavery, Reparations and Education: African Nova Scotia, Canada and Beyond
Years 1
Funding $50,000
Applicant Louis-Philippe Rochon Laurentian University
Co-applicant Sylvio Antonio Kappes Universidade Federal do Ceará
Title Monetary Policy, Income and Wealth Distribution: The Pasinetti Index
Years 1
Funding $24,932
Applicant Amy Verdun University of Victoria
Collaborator Amie Kreppel University of Florida
Anna-Lena Hoegenauer Université du Luxembourg
Lucia Quaglia Università di Bologna
Will Bateman Australian National University
Title The European Central Bank at the Crossroads
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Nicole Wilson University of Manitoba
Co-applicant Aimée Craft University of Ottawa
Leila Harris The University of British Columbia
Sameer Shah University of Washington
Collaborator Adele Perry University of Manitoba
Amber Wutich Arizona State University
Teresa Montoya University of Chicago
Title Water and climate justice: Advancing intersectional approaches
Years 1
Funding $24,584
Applicant Tracy Smith-Carrier Royal Roads University
Co-applicant Elizabeth Kay-Raining Bird Dalhousie University
Hugh Shewell Carleton University
James Mulvale University of Manitoba
Pier-Luc Turcotte University of Ottawa
Sidney Frankel University of Manitoba
Wendy Gifford University of Ottawa
Collaborator Benjamin Earle Feed the Need in Durham
Joe Foster Other/Unknown
Natalie Appleyard Citizens for Public Justice
Sheila Regehr Basic Income Canada Network
Title Galvanizing a Movement: The Pan-Canadian Basic Income Guarantee (BIG) Forum
Years 1
Funding $49,921
Applicant Kesha Fevrier Queen's University
Co-applicant Anna Zalik York University
Danielle Trotz University of Toronto
Title Contested Energy Futures: An Interdisciplinary Workshop on Controversial Energy Infrastructure in the Caribbean and Continental North America
Years 1
Funding $48,360
Applicant Jason Millar University of Ottawa
Co-applicant Jacquelyn Burkell Western University
Jane Bailey University of Ottawa
Joanna Redden Western University
Suzanne Dunn Dalhousie University
Collaborator Kelly Bronson University of Ottawa
Vivek Krishnamurthy University of Ottawa
Title Mobilizing Tools and Community to Resist Corporate Influence In Critical Technology Research
Years 1
Funding $50,000
Applicant Barnali Choudhury York University
Title Sustainability impacts of Canadian companies
Years 1
Funding 17,776
Applicant Tarah Hodgkinson Wilfrid Laurier University
Co-applicant Camie Condon Seneca College
Carrie Sanders Wilfrid Laurier University
Title Reducing the 'crisis in the downtown': An action research approach to addressing fear and safety in Brantford, Ontario
Years 1
Funding $24,952
Applicant Jonathan Crush Wilfrid Laurier University
Title Cities of Contagion: Urban Refugees, Food Insecurity, and COVID-19 in Comparative Perspective
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Nadia Rousseau Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Co-applicant Caterina Mamprin Université de Moncton
Dominic Voyer Université du Québec à Rimouski
Marie-Elaine Desmarais Université de Saint-Boniface
Virginie Abat-Roy Université de Moncton
Title La diversité à l'école: arrimage entre savoirs théoriques, savoirs pratiques et voix des jeunes
Years 1
Funding $43,118
Applicant Francine Julien-Gauthier Université Laval
Co-applicant Colette Jourdan-Ionescu Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Réal Labelle Université du Québec à Montréal
Title Bilan de la recherche sur la résilience en période postpandémique
Years 1
Funding $24,993
Applicant Marcie Frank Université Concordia
Co-applicant Heather Meek Université de Montréal
Sandrine Roux Université du Québec à Montréal
Title Matters and Materials of Life
Years 1
Funding $24,460
Applicant Jennifer Bonnell York University
Co-applicant Alan Corbiere York University
Collaborator Allison White Toronto and Region Conservation Authority
Marcel Fortin University of Toronto
Title Changing the Narrative: Connecting Indigenous and Settler Histories at Black Creek Pioneer Village
Years 1
Funding $43,911
Applicant Alexandra Fiocco Toronto Metropolitan University
Co-applicant Anthony Lombardo Canadian Association on Gerontology
Brad Meisner York University
Title CAG2023: Community and Teaching, Research & Practice
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Kelsey Leonard University of Waterloo
Co-applicant Daniel McCarthy University of Waterloo
Talena Atfield University of Waterloo
Title WAMPUM Waves: Reclaiming Indigenous Women's Water Governance
Years 1
Funding $50,000

Successful Programs in 1B - Connection Grants (May)

2023-2024 Connection Grants 2023-2024

Applicant Michelle (Shelly) Russell-Mayhew University of Calgary
Co-applicant Kerri Murray Ever Active Schools
Louise McClelland Ever Active Schools
Collaborator Aaron Stout University of Lethbridge
Kate Storey University of Alberta
Melanie Davis Phoenix, Journal of the Classical Association of Canada
Shannon Kell Mount Royal University
Teresa Fowler Concordia University of Edmonton
Title Teachers of Tomorrow: Developing an Alberta Stakeholder Network
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Katherine Sanford University of Victoria
Co-applicant David Monk Gulu University
Devi Mucina University of Victoria
Lorna Willi University of Victoria
Timothy Hopper University of Victoria
Collaborator Budd Hall University of Victoria
Title Exploring sustainable research for decolonizing the world: Promoting transdisciplinary partnerships in institutions from the global north and south
Years 1
Funding $24,999
Applicant Cati Coe Carleton University
Co-applicant Alana Glaser St. John's University
Title What is Work? Rethinking the Formalization of Domestic Work as the Pathway to Dignity
Years 1
Funding $21,211
Applicant Pierre-Luc Déziel Université Laval
Co-applicant Aude Motulsky Université de Montréal
Philippe Després Université Laval
Title Des tests qui gênent : comment mieux protéger le droit à la vie privée à l'ère des tests génétiques en ligne
Years 1
Funding $16,643
Applicant Sara Diamond OCAD University
Co-applicant Andrea Fatona OCAD University
Andréa Tarnawsky Simon Fraser University
Jana Grazley City of Vancouver
Karen Knights Vivo Media Arts Centre
Melanie Hardbattle Simon Fraser University
Paul Hebbard Simon Fraser University
Sheelagh Carpendale Simon Fraser University
Syr Reifsteck Vivo Media Arts Centre
Title The Crossing Fonds Symposium
Years 1
Funding $24,962
Applicant Sébastien Brodeur-Girard Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Co-applicant Cyndy Wylde University of Ottawa
Dalia Gesualdi-Fecteau Université de Montréal
Marie-Eve Drouin-Gagné Institut national de la recherche scientifique
Collaborator Adam Archambault Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Béatrice Venne Université du Québec à Montréal
Guillaume Proulx Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Marie-Pierre Renaud Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Philippe Nadon Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Title Colloque étudiant en études autochtones en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Years 1
Funding $14,075
Applicant Santiago Hidalgo Université de Montréal
Co-applicant André Gaudreault Université de Montréal
André Habib Université de Montréal
Marta Boni Université de Montréal
Collaborator Caroline Martin Université de Montréal
Thomas Carrier-Lafleur Université de Montréal
Title L'accessibilité des médias : éduquer pour ouvrir le dialogue
Years 1
Funding $49,315
Applicant Jonathan Loopstra Redeemer University
Co-applicant Elvira Martín-Contreras Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas (Spanish National Research Council)
Title Techniques for Preserving God's Word in Syriac, Hebrew, and Arabic Sacred Texts
Years 1
Funding $7,762
Applicant Colin Clark OCAD University
Co-applicant Andrew Simon Institute for Multidisciplinary Ecological Research in the Salish Sea
Jeannine Georgeson Institute for Multidisciplinary Ecological Research in the Salish Sea
Collaborator Al Kuslikis American Indian Higher Education Consortium
Shirley Williams Other/Unknown
Title A Transboundary Gathering: Digital Ecocultural Mapping in the Sal
Years 1
Funding $24,980
Applicant Heidi Kiiwetinepinesiik Stark University of Victoria
Co-applicant Alexandria Wilson University of Saskatchewan
Kelsey Wrightson Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning
Rebecca Johnson University of Victoria
Collaborator Darcy Lindberg University of Victoria
Ryan Crosschild University of Calgary
Tracy Underwood University of Victoria
Title Restoring the Land, Repairing Relations: Indigenous Legal Responses to Harm and Conflict
Years 1
Funding $49,829
Applicant Lance McCready University of Toronto
Title Equity and Access for Mature Students: A Research Symposium
Years 1
Funding $24,932
Applicant Karen Fricker Brock University
Co-applicant Charles Batson Union College
Title Circus and its Others IV: Circus, solidarity, difference, mobility
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Akalya Kandiah McMaster University
Co-applicant Annie Duchesne University of Northern British Columbia
Joseph Shea University of Northern British Columbia
Malinda Smith University of Calgary
Nathan Andrews McMaster University
Title Racism and Hidden Figures in the Canadian Academy: Mobilizing Knowledge on Marginality and Epistemic Oppression
Years 1
Funding $24,796
Applicant Bruno Charbonneau Royal Military College of Saint-Jean
Collaborator Gabrielle Daoust University of Northern British Columbia
Tom Deligiannis Wilfrid Laurier University
Wilfrid Greaves University of Victoria
Title Les effets des changements climatiques sur la sécurité et les enjeux géopolitiques
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Marie-Aude Boislard P. Université du Québec à Montréal
Title Production et diffusion d'une bande dessinée illustrant la diversité des trajectoires sexorelationnelles destinée aux adultes émergents
Years 1
Funding $49,003
Applicant Alexander Hall McMaster University
Co-applicant Katie Moisse McMaster University
Title ComSciConCAN 2023: Disseminating science in Canada through training the next generation of scientists
Years 1
Funding $24,999
Applicant Melchisedek Chétima Université du Québec à Montréal
Title Défis sécuritaires et enjeux du désarmement, démobilisation et réintégration (DDR) dans le bassin du lac Tchad
Years 1
Funding $39,428
Applicant Marie-Josèphe Vallée Université de Montréal
Co-applicant Ana Sokolovic Université de Montréal
André Gaudreault Université de Montréal
Imen Ben Youssef Zorgati Université de Montréal
Olivier Asselin Université de Montréal
Santiago Hidalgo Université de Montréal
Collaborator Andrea Gozzi Université de Montréal
Véronique Paradis Société des arts technologiques
Title À la rencontre des réalités virtuelle et concrète : la place de la scénographie dans la cocréation opératique
Years 1
Funding $49,979

Successful Programs in 1C - Connection Grants (May)

2023-2024 Connection Grants 2023-2024

Applicant Caleb Wellum University of Toronto
Co-applicant Eva-Lynn Jagoe University of Toronto
Imre Szeman University of Toronto
Mark Simpson University of Alberta
Title Cultures of Renewability
Years 1
Funding $24,450
Applicant Adam Hofri-Winogradow The University of British Columbia
Co-applicant Lusina Ho University of Hong Kong
Mark Bennett Victoria University of Wellington
Richard Nolan University of York
Title The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Trust Laws: The Conference
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Janice Boddy University of Toronto
Co-applicant Gillian Einstein University of Toronto
Sarah O'Neil Université libre de Bruxelles
Title Changing cultural norms and socio-legal frameworks surrounding the sexed body: A collaborative workshop on perceived bodily imperfection and obligatory binarism in global perspective
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Michael Eberle-Sinatra Université de Montréal
Co-applicant Dominic Forest Université de Montréal
Emmanuel Chateau Dutier Université de Montréal
Esma Aïmeur Université de Montréal
Marcello Vitali Rosati Université de Montréal
Ollivier Dyens McGill University
Title Intelligence artificielle et humanités numériques
Years 1
Funding $23,975
Applicant Dolleen Manning Queen's University
Co-applicant Mary Bunch York University
Collaborator Lindsay Borrows Queen's University
Title Land-based Digital Worlding with Augmented Reality (AR)
Years 1
Funding $48,720
Applicant Manuel Riemer Wilfrid Laurier University
Co-applicant Peter Jones OCAD University
Sean Geobey University of Waterloo
Collaborator Antony Upward Flourishing Enterprise Co-lab
Bill Baue r3.0
Exmond DeCruz Other/Unknown
Mark McElroy Center for Sustainable Organizations
Nicole Norris Georgian College
Pourya Salehi ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability, World Secretariat
Randy Sa'd REFOCUS Sustainability Co-operative Inc.
Title Expanding a Knowledge Network for Flourishing Organizations
Years 1
Funding $49,832
Applicant Elizabeth Piper University of Alberta
Co-applicant Arn Keeling Memorial University of Newfoundland
Caitlynn Beckett Memorial University of Newfoundland
Krystal Isbister University of Alberta
Title Symposium on anti-colonial mine-site reclamation, restoration and land guardianship in northern Canada and Australia
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Annie Bunting York University
Co-applicant Gertrude Mianda York University
James Orbinski York University
Jonathan Weiss York University
Margaret MacDonald York University
Mohamed Sesay York University
Paul Lovejoy York University
Rachel Silver York University
Ruth Murambadoro York University
Teddy Atim York University
Collaborator Mark Okello Oyat Dadaab Response Association
Patrick Otim Refugee Law Project
Sahra Ismail York University
Sylvie Bodineau Other/Unknown
Title Youth and Gender Violence - Health and Gender Justice
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Deanna Bowen Concordia University
Co-applicant Hannah Claus Concordia University
Jason Lewis Concordia University
Title Visioning New Horizons
Years 1
Funding $20,750
Applicant Dwight Newman University of Saskatchewan
Co-applicant Derek Ross Christian Legal Fellowship
Melanie Bueckert Manitoba Courts
Title The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) at 75 Symposium
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Ketra Schmitt Concordia University
Co-applicant Elisabeth Gilmore Carleton University
Collaborator Meg Mills-Novoa University of California, Berkeley
Siri Eriksen Norwegian University of Life Sciences
Title Vulnerability beyond indicators: A knowledge exchange on the methods for evaluating "personal-political" climate vulnerability and adaptation
Years 1
Funding $25,000
Applicant Merrick Pilling University of Windsor
Co-applicant Andrea Daley Renison University College (University of Waterloo)
Lucy Costa Empowerment Council
Title Social Justice Praxis and Clinical Chart Documentation in Mental Health Care
Years 1
Funding $26,658
Applicant Michel Cossette HEC Montréal
Co-applicant Jean-Sébastien Boudrias Université de Montréal
Pascale Denis Université du Québec à Montréal
Sophie Meunier Université du Québec à Montréal
Title L'humain au cœur de la transformation du travail
Years 1
Funding $22,700
Applicant Phoebe Stephens Dalhousie University
Co-applicant Elizabeth Fitting Dalhousie University
Karen Foster Dalhousie University
Kathleen Kevany Dalhousie University
Monika Korzun Dalhousie University
Title Enabling Interdisciplinary Food Futures
Years 1
Funding $9,700
Applicant Zachary Blas University of Toronto
Title Ways of the Future: Artificial Intelligence and Religious Belief
Years 1
Funding $50,000
Applicant Andrew Latham The Institute for Peace & Diplomacy
Co-applicant Younes Zangiabadi The Institute for Peace & Diplomacy
Title Middle East Strategy Forum 2023
Years 1
Funding $25,000

Successful Programs in 1D - Connection Grants (May)

2023-2024 Connection Grants competition

Applicant Marie-Claude Geoffroy McGill University
Co-applicant Catherine Malboeuf-Hurtubise Bishop's University
Isabelle Ouellet-Morin Université de Montréal
Jean-Philippe Ayotte-Beaudet Université de Sherbrooke
Title Le bien-être à l'école par la nature
Years 1
Funding $22,885
Applicant Christina Yi The University of British Columbia
Co-applicant Ayaka Yoshimizu The University of British Columbia
Title International symposium: Rethinking global Japanese studies
Years 1
Funding $22,280
Applicant Élise Milot Université Laval
Co-applicant Émilie Raymond Université Laval
Martin Caouette Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Title Codéveloppement d'une série documentaire sur le mentorat actif : une stratégie prometteuse en soutien à l'inclusion sociale des personnes aînées ayant une déficience intellectuelle
Years 1
Funding $49,991
Applicant Hannah McGregor Simon Fraser University
Co-applicant Anastasia Copeland Toronto Metropolitan University
David Gauntlett Toronto Metropolitan University
Collaborator Milena Droumeva Simon Fraser University
Title Amplify Podcasting Summer School
Years 1
Funding $22,250
Applicant Casey Burkholder University of New Brunswick
Co-applicant Katherine MacEntee University of Toronto
Title Mobilizing Pride/Swell+: A Travelling Exhibition of Mail-based Participatory Visual Research with 2SLGBTQ+ Atlantic Canadian Adults & Youth (Pride/Swell+)
Years 1
Funding $52,425
Applicant Markus Stock University of Toronto
Co-applicant Christina Lechtermann Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Tina Asmussen Deutsches Bergbau-Museum Bochum (German Mining Museum)
Title Medieval Undergrounds
Years 1
Funding $24,953
Applicant Jen Rinaldi Ontario Tech University
Co-applicant Anita Rachel Ewan Red Deer Polytechnic
Evelyn Kissi University of Ghana
Gillian Parekh York University
Kathryn Underwood Toronto Metropolitan University
Title Disability in Education: Sustaining an Inclusive Africa
Years 1
Funding $24,658
Applicant Hélène Day Fraser Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Co-applicant Keith Doyle Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Title Material Matters Lab: Here//Too//For
Years 1
Funding $27,336
Applicant Marisa Young McMaster University
Title Building a Community of Practice: A Research-Practice Fair for Community-Engaged Approaches to Mental Health Research
Years 1
Funding $21,150
Applicant Carolyn McLeod Western University
Co-applicant Luke Stark Western University
Jacquelyn Burkell Western University
Title (Dis)Trust and AI: Perspectives from Across Sectors and Disciplines
Years 1
Funding $23,962
Applicant Lesley Gittings Western University
Co-applicant Anita Kothari Western University
Anushka Ataullahjan Western University
Carmen Logie University of Toronto
Collaborator Agnes Ronan Paediatric-Adolescent Treatment Africa
Luann Hatane Paediatric-Adolescent Treatment Africa
Title The Face of Care: Connecting and supporting frontline social and health workers in the paediatric-adolescent HIV response through art-based knowledge translation
Years 1
Funding $49,975
Applicant Frédéric Dallaire Université de Montréal
Co-applicant Chantal Dumas Université du Québec à Montréal
Title Le partage des écoutes: prise de son, prise de position
Years 1
Funding $50,000
Applicant Nancy Pedri Memorial University of Newfoundland
Co-applicant Lisa Moore Memorial University of Newfoundland
André Dodeman Université Grenoble Alpes
Title The Aesthetics of Contamination: Oceanic Environments, Identities, Intermedial Research-Creation
Years 1
Funding $24,976
Applicant Saad Chahine Queen's University
Co-applicant Christine Doe Mount Saint Vincent University
Lia Daniels University of Alberta
Collaborator Liane Patsula ETS Canada
Lorna Earl Canadian Assessment for Learning Network
Title Summit on Equity, Assessment, and Evaluation in Education: Bringing Theory and Practice Together
Years 1
Funding $11,493
Applicant Rachel Chagnon Université du Québec à Montréal
Co-applicant Djemila Carron Université du Québec à Montréal
Collaborator Annie Kensey Centre de recherches sociologiques sur le droit et les institutions pénales
Cynthia Colmellere École normale supérieure Paris-Saclay
Natacha Chetcuti-Osorovitz École normale supérieure--PSL
Title Penser les catégories pénales à l'aune des sciences sociales : savoirs et expériences situés
Years 1
Funding $25,000
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