The 2020 competition is now closed. Please check back in the Fall of 2020 for information about the upcoming 2021 competition!

2020 Competition Information:

The Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre (SJDAWC) Management Board is calling for proposals for the 2020 grant. There is approximately $135,000 available this year for research and service projects to benefit animals.

Deadline for applications: Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:00 pm. Funding decisions will be announced by  early January, with funds to be released February 2020.

There will be an information session on Thursday,  Oct. 17, 2019 12:00-12:45 in the Dean’s boardroom. Questions may also be directed to L Hammell (, G Keefe (, or K Proudfoot ( or your departmental representative (S Hartwig, O Raab, A Muckle, J Burns).