Call for Proposals Deadline- Cybermisogyny Research Project- Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)

December 20, 2019 @ 11:59 pm


Number of awards 1
Value $15,000
Duration January to June 2020
Application deadline December 20, 2019 (11:59 pm EST)
Results announced January 2020
Submission instructions Submit all documents as a single PDF to Rosel Kim at

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national, feminist, non-profit organization that works to advance the equality rights of women and girls in Canada through litigation, law reform and public legal education. For more than 30 years, LEAF’s work has influenced the evolution of constitutional equality principles in Canada and made an important difference in the daily lives of women and girls across the country. We are funding a research project to support and inform our law reform efforts and potential upcoming interventions concerning cybermisogyny.

Proposals are due by 11:59 pm EST on December 20, 2019. Further information follows.

Value and duration

The successful applicant will be awarded $15,000 to complete the research and prepare a paper. The work must be completed by June 1, 2020.

By applying for this funding opportunity, the successful applicant consents to LEAF sharing the research paper with other interested organizations and individuals.

Application process

Applicants must submit the following as a single PDF attachment:

  • A letter of intent summarizing the applicant’s relevant expertise/experience in relation to the research issues (maximum two pages)
  • Applicant’s CV
  • A brief writing sample (5-10 pages)

Applications will be accepted by email only. In the subject line of your email application, reference “LEAF Cybermisogyny – Call for Proposals”. Applications are to be submitted to Rosel Kim at , and must be submitted by 11:59 pm EST on December 20, 2019.


Contact information

For more information about this opportunity, please contact:

Rosel Kim
Staff Lawyer
Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)
Phone: 416-595-7170 ext. 2003


Download the Call for Proposals in PDF here: LEAF Cybermisogyny Project Call for Proposals

Call for Proposals – Cybermisogyny Research Project



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