Internal Funding Sources

YG = York Grant: submit application directly to Office of Research Services (ORS)
FG = Faculty of Fine Arts Grant: submit application to Faculty of Fine Arts Research Officer

Travel Grants:

FG    Dean's YUFA Travel Fund (submit applications to the Office of the Dean a minimum of 3 wks prior to travel)

2014-15 (doc) (pdf)

YG    SSHRC Grant in Aid of Travel (Feb 1; May 1; Aug 1; Nov 1) (pdf

YG    Ad Hoc Grant for Travels (Mar 15; June 15; Sept. 15; Dec 15) (pdf

YG    CUPE Contract Faculty Conference Travel Fund (March 1; June 1; Oct. 1) (doc) (pdf)

Research Grants

FG    FFA Minor Research-Creation Grant (Jan 31)  

To access application guidelines and the online form, go to

Samples of Successful FFA Minor Research Grant Applications:

  • Sample 1 (pdf)
  • Sample 2 (pdf)
  • Sample 3 (pdf)
  • Sample 4 (pdf)

YG    SSHRC Small Projects Grant (Mar 31; Oct. 31) (pdf)

YG    Seminar in Advanced Research (Nov 30) (doc)

YG    Gordon Research Fellowship (Jan. 15) (pdf)

YG    YUFA Research Development Fellowship (Nov 15) (doc) (pdf)

YG    Mariano Research Fund (Nov 1; Mar 1) (pdf)

YG    YUFA Sabbatical Leave Fellowship (Jan 15) (doc) (pdf)

YG    CUPE Contract Faculty Research Grants Fund (Mar 1; Oct 1) (doc) (pdf)

YG    Professional Development for Contract Faculty (Apr 1; Aug 1; Dec. 1) (doc) (pdf)

FG    Faculty of Fine Arts Research Release Program (Nov 22) (pdf)

Teaching Development Grants and Teaching Awards

YG    YUFA Educational Leave Fellowship (Dec 15) (doc) (pdf)

YG    YUFA Release-Time Teaching Fellowship (Nov 15) (doc) (pdf)

YG    YUFA Teaching-Learning Development Grant (Nov 15) (doc) (pdf)

FG    Faculty of Fine Arts Teaching Award (doc) (pdf)

YG    CST 3M Teaching Fellowship (Nov 17) (pdf)

YG    CUPE Contract Faculty Teaching Development Fund (Feb 5, 07) (doc) (pdf)

FG    Faculty of Fine Arts eLearning Award (doc) (pdf)


Support for Periodicals and York Conferences

YG    Ad Hoc Grant for Periodicals at York (Dec 15) (pdf)

YG    Ad Hoc Grant for Conferences at York (Dec 15) (pdf)