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Dean of Arts Development Fund

 

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All alma mater fund donations designated to the Faculty of Arts are directed to the Dean of Arts Development Fund (DADF). The funds are allocated at the Dean’s discretion to support Faculty projects, as well as undergraduate and graduate learning.

The DADF supports a wide range of events, publications and research opportunities for members of the Faculty of Arts, enhancing Faculty research and the student learning experience.

Only requests submitted on the appropriate application form (see below) will be considered. The form must be signed and dated by the applicant, and by the Department Chair.

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Application Criteria/Information for Students Requesting Funding

  • Must be a full-time student in the Faculty of Arts
  • The Dean of Arts Development Fund does not fund individual student activities
  • Only University recognized groups/organizations are eligible to receive funding
  • Priority will be given to events/projects taking place in the Faculty of Arts
  • Any project that involves another McGill Faculty must show evidence that support is being received from that Faculty (this information must be included in the budget section of the application)
  • Awards customarily range from $100-$2,000

Application Criteria/Information for Faculty Members Requesting Funding

  • Must be a full-time faculty member in the Faculty of Arts
  • The Dean of Arts Development Fund does not fund individual faculty activities
  • Applications are solely to request funding for academic conferences, workshops and visiting speakers
  • Only University recognized groups/organizations are eligible to receive funding
  • Priority will be given to events being held at McGill
  • Funding is to be confirmed from other sources (as applications without matching funding from other sources may be unsuccessful)
  • Awards customarily range from $100-$2,000

The Dean will review and assess applications 4 times a year:

=>Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (applications due by 5:00pm on Thursday, September 11, 2014)

=>Tuesday, December 9, 2014 (applications due by 5:00pm on Thursday, December 4, 2014)

=>Tuesday, March 3, 2015 (applications due by 5:00pm on Thursday, February 26, 2015)

=>Tuesday, June 2, 2015 (applications due by 5:00pm on Thursday, May 28, 2015)

Awards are made possible through the generous support of our Alumni and friends of the Faculty of Arts.

A DADF administrator will inform the applicant of any decision and release the funds where applicable. Successful applicants are required to advertise the support of the Dean of Arts Development Fund. This includes the printing of the DADF logo on all posters and other promotional material. All recipients of funding are also required to provide a final report on the outcome of their projects/events to the Faculty of Arts Development Office within 30 days of the project's/event's completion. Applicants who do not submit a final report may be ineligible for future funding.

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SUPPORT THE DADF To make a contribution to the DADF follow the link on this page or contact joanna [dot] gottlieb [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Joanna Gottlieb), Development Officer, Development & Alumni Relations Office, Faculty of Arts, (514) 398-7204.

Ways to Give

1) By Cheque – Please send your cheque to the Faculty of Arts, McGill University, Peterson Hall, Room 218, 3460 McTavish Street. Montreal, Quebec, H3A 0E6

2) By Credit Card - Phone Joanna Gottlieb at 514-398-7204.

3) By Credit Card – Online – follow this link.

Always specify your intention to support the DADF. Our fund allocation code is - 02102. Marking this on your cheque or in “other” comments will ensure your gift supports the causes which are of importance to you.