Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada- Call for Pathways to Privacy Knowledge Translation Projects


Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC)


Pathways to Privacy Knowledge Translation Projects

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The OPC is making funding available to eligible organizations for the organization of Pathways to Privacy knowledge translation initiatives in Canada.

Funding will be provided to initiatives that translate into action the results of previously funded research under the OPC Contributions Program and other funding programs, as well as privacy knowledge translation proposals that address issues in the private sector or that are at the interface between the private and public sectors are eligible for funding. 


Academic Institutions

Maximum Project Value


Indirect Costs


Project Duration

Privacy knowledge translation initiatives funded under this call must be completed no later than March 31, 2016.  Funds will only be paid for expenses that are incurred in the same fiscal year as the funds are awarded.

Special Notes

Research priority areas:

  1. The economics of personal information
  2. Government surveillance
  3. Reputation and privacy, and
  4. The body as information

Applications must be received by OPC on or before the deadline in order to be deemed eligible.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal, along with an OR-5 Form to

External Deadline

How to Apply

Please complete the application form located on the OPC program website.  Researcher will be responsible for submission of their application to OPC in accordance with the programs application guidelines.

For Questions, please contact

François Cadieux
Senior Research Analyst (Contributions Program)
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Tel.: (819) 994-6010

Office of Research

Meghan Grimes, Awards and Agreements Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x54807

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