Four McGill projects receive SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants
SSHRC invests over $80k in new McGill research projects through the Partnership Engage Grants competition, two of which are directly related to COVID-19 research.
Recently, the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) announced the recipients of its latest competition of Partnership Engage Grants, as well as recipients of its Special Initiative COVID-19 grant competition. Four McGill researchers received funding through Partnership Engage grants for their projects, two of which received grants under the Special Initiative COVID-19 competition.
Partnership Engage Grants provide short-term and timely support for partnered research activities between postsecondary-based researchers and single partner organizations from the public, private or non-profit sector. These partnerships allow non-academic organizations and postsecondary researchers to access each other’s unique knowledge, expertise and capabilities on topics of mutual interest.
The Partnership Engage Grants COVID-19 Special Initiative provides short-term and timely support for small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships, allowing researchers and their partners to address urgent COVID-19 crisis related issues, challenges or opportunities through knowledge exchange.
McGill’s Partnership Engage Grant recipients – September 2020 competition
Fostering resilience, perseverance and engagement through a restorative justice intervention for Black youth - $24,998
Régine Debrosse, Assistant Professor at the School of Social Work, is the principal Investigator.
Trauma-Informed Care for Young At-Risk Mothers: A Research-Practice Collaboration with L'Envol - $19,000
Rachel Langevin, Assistant Professor at the Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology, is the principal investigator.
McGill’s Partnership Engage Grants COVID-19 Special Initiative recipients – September 2020 competition
COVID-19—Developing a consensus framework on patient and family engagement in the prevention of healthcare-associated infections in the context of COVID-19: a partnership with Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement - $13,801
Nathalie Clavel, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Ingram School of Nursing, is the principal investigator.
COVID-19 - Shift: Documenting the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Peer Researchers in Community-Based HIV Research and Identifying Opportunities for Change - $24,229
Zack Marshall, Assistant Professor at the School of Social Work, is the principal investigator.