Call for interest

Research in Residence: Arts' Civic Impact

Is your arts organization/ festival keen to house a researcher as part of the Research in Residence: Arts’ Civic Impact initiative? Before you apply, make sure you’ve fully read the Call for Interest. If you have any questions, please be in touch with rir@massculture.ca

To find out more about the initiative, you can go here.

Ready to submit your organization/ Festival for consideration?

If you would like to apply by video (10 minutes max) please address the following questions in your video and upload it through this Google form:

• Your organization’s name 
• Your mission statement/mandate and how it relates to civic impact
• What would you like to learn about your organization’s civic impact?
• The area(s) of interest of your choice from the four listed above
• How your organization will support the Researcher 
• How your organization supports equity, diversity and inclusion
• How participating in this initiative will  benefit your organization and the arts sector

Please ensure the video’s title includes the name of your arts organization/ festival.

If you are experiencing issues with the form, please email rir@massculture.ca with subject “Video Upload Issues” and an alternate method will be provided to you.

To provide a written submission, please fill out the following form

If you are experiencing issues filling out the form, download this Word Document file and submit it to rir@massculture.ca.

To request a one-on-one meeting, please book through Calendly here.

In addition to your application, please submit a letter of support from your organization’s governing body to rir@massculture.ca with the subject: ‘Organization Name’- Research in Residence. Please ensure the letter includes the following:

• Acknowledgement that the organization is in a position to contribute towards the project from Fall 2021 to May 31, 2022
• Receptive to having the resulting framework shared with the sector
• Signatures from two members of the organization’s governing body

Deadline for Submissions: September 10, 2021 at 11:59pm Eastern, with successful organizations notified in early October