Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS)
Research into Police Responses to Sexual Violence & Harassment Against Aboriginal Women and Girls
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The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) will fund original research projects to identify key issues in reporting of sexual violence, which includes sexual assaults, and harassment by victims/survivors to the police as well as best practices for police investigations and responses to better support victims and survivors. Note, research must be focused on Aboriginal women and girls.
Projects must be completed by August 31, 2016
It is anticipated that MCSCS will notify the successful applicant(s) of its funding decision at the end of February 2016. Please take this into consideration when planning for your research project.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
An electronic version of your completed application form, including the research proposal(s) and budget sheet(s) must be submitted to MCSCS in their original format (NOT a scanned version) by email. Please submit them to Emily.Jefferson@ontario.ca .
In addition to the above, please scan the signed copy of the completed application form application and submit it by email to Emily.Jefferson@ontario.ca.