Student Solidarity Grants

Solidarity_1.pngCJPME is excited to launch its first round of student solidarity grants for the purposes of helping Palestinian solidarity groups on campus:

    • Expand their existing programs and reach
    • Feel less stress to fundraise, and focus on outreach and education

To apply for a grant, use this form.

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Grant Structure

  • CJPME will be offering 8 grants of $250, and two grants of $500 to student groups carrying out Palestinian solidarity work in the campuses/communities
  • Grant applications will be accepted until September 15th, 2022 at 11:59 PM.
  • Grant applicants may be asked for an in-person interview via Zoom on behalf of their student group as part of the application process.
  • Student groups that receive grants will be expected to complete a brief form as part of the application and, if awarded a grant, must provide a brief description of how the grants were used by the group at the end of the academic session/year.
  • Grantees will be informed of their selection by Sept. 23, 2022.  Grants will be awarded by Sept. 30, 2022

Eligibility requirements

  • Only student groups at post-secondary Canadian institutions are eligible for CJPME student solidarity grants.
  • Each student group is eligible for a maximum of one grant per year.
  • CJPME reserves the right to deny a grant to a student group without providing an explanation.

Beyond student grants

Even if a group does is not awarded a CJPME grant, CJPME will still do what it can to support the group in other ways

For example, CJPME can:

  • Help publicize student group campaigns
  • Provide advice and guidance, and potentially logistical support for campaigns
  • Provide the student group with flyers/brochures/documents