The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) has issued a new call for proposals under its 2016-17 Contributions Program, which funds independent privacy research and related knowledge translation initiatives.
The Office invites proposals for projects that advance its new strategic privacy priorities:
- The economics of personal information
- Government surveillance
- Reputation and privacy
- The body as Information
This year’s call is putting particular emphasis on innovative approaches that seek to better understand and address issues related to their priorities.
AMOUNT: The maximum amount that can be awarded for any single project is $50,000 and a maximum of $100,000 can be awarded per organization.
Research Officer: if you wish to have feedback on your application please send to Karen Kueneman (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least – 1 week prior to the OPC deadline
Research Development & Services: At least 5 days before the OPC deadline
Office of the Privacy Commissioner: December 2, 2015
Applications are to be accompanied by a completed ROLA application – 5 days prior to the OPC deadline.