Note: you can download the information provided below in PDF format by clicking here: Information for Local Community Partners [.pdf]
Applicants are required to provide a letter of support from a community partner as part of their PFF Community Leadership Program application package.
Laura Di Maio
Internship Offices Network
Leacock Building, Room 307
ion [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Students must include the following items in their application package:
- A cover page for your application package with your name, an abstract of your project (max. 100 words, should answer the questions who? what? where? when?
Note: you can download the information provided below in PDF format by clicking here: Information for Referees [.pdf]
PFF Community Leadership Program Fellows are expected to start their projects within six months of the announcement of the final Fellowship recipients. ION will support Fellowship recipients throughout the implementation process, including preparation and project implementation. Please consult the 2013-2014 Fellow's Handbook [.pdf] for detailed guidelines and responsibilities.
- September 1, 2013: Application process opens.
- September 17, 2013, 4:00-5:00pm, LEA 232: Information session #1.
- September 30, 2013, 11:00am-12:00pm, Faculty Lounge (MS2-022): Information session at Macdonald Campus.
- October 7, 2013, 4:00-5:00pm, LEA 232: Information session #2.
- January 9, 2014 (Time and Place TBA): Application workshop.
- February 3, 2014, 12:00 PM (EST): Deadline for submitting applications.
- February 4 to March 21, 2014: Selection proce
Is there an application fee?
There is no fee for applying.
Who is eligible to apply?
Fellowships are awarded to graduating students. Undergraduates in their final year are eligible to apply, as are Master’s students who are completing their degrees. Fellows must be 18 to 29 years old at the start of their project.
Community-based change. Student-led innovation.
The PFF Community Leadership Fellowships offer extraordinary opportunities to young McGill students with innovative ideas, helping them to bring sustainable and positive social change to the communities in which they work.