Bob Carty Free Expression Fellowship – Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression [CJFE] has launched a call for applications for the Bob Carty Free Expression Fellowship to provide financial support to projects that protect and analyze free expression issues in Canada.

Amount: up to $7000

Faculty Research Office: At least 1 week before the Agency Deadline (2-3 weeks earlier if you wish feedback on your application – submit to Karen Kueneman)
Research Development & Services: At least 5 days before the Agency Deadline
CJFE: June 27, 2016 (Fellowship begins September 2016)

Description: CJFE welcomes submissions for a range of projects, including academic research, events or conferences, enterprise and investigative journalism, or other projects that will enhance transparency and accountability in Canada. Fellowship applications must demonstrate a clear link to a free expression issue in Canada and make a solid contribution to advancing this issue. The project must be completed in Canada and must be completed within one year.

Eligibility: All Canadian residents are eligible to apply for the Fellowship. The recipient must be present in Canada for the duration of the Fellowship. Applicants may be an individual, a team of persons, or an organization.

Application Form…

More information…

Questions about the fellowship may be sent to Duncan Pike or Tom Henheffer at

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About the Author

Kueneman, Karen
Staff, 2015 Fall