The Sustainability Projects Fund’s Big Wave typically funds projects between $100,000 and $400,000.
The Big Wave Stream accepts pre-applications on the 1st October, 1st February, and 1st June of each academic year. Have any questions about the application process? Get in touch with thespf.sustainability [at] mcgill.ca (subject: Apply%20For%20Funding) ( SPF Steward)!
Want to learn more about the application process? Download the How To Apply Flow Chart.
Step 1: Review SPF Reference Documents
Make sure your project fits the scope of the SPF! Becoming familiar with the following documents will help ensure a successful application:
- SPF Terms and Conditions
- SPF Sustainability Brief
- SPF Eligibility and Evaluation Criteria
- McGill Climate & Sustainability Strategy 2020-2025
- Examples of Success Indicators
Step 2: Download and Complete the Pre-Application Form
If required for your project, click here to download the Staff Position Appendix Form.
If required for your project, click here to download the Big Wave Planning Phase Appendix
Step 3: Upload Your Completed Pre-Application Form
Use the form below to submit your Big Wave Pre-Application Form.
The Big Wave Stream accepts pre-applications on the 1st October, 1st February, and 1st June of each academic year.
SPF Staff will contact you within the two weeks following the submission of your document to provide you with feedback. All pre-application forms will be reviewed by the Governance Council shortly after the scheduled deadline.
The response time for Big Wave applications depends on how efficiently you complete Stage 2 of the Big Wave application process after receiving the Governance Council's initial feedback.
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