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Faculty of Community Services

External grant recipients

Faculty members at Ryerson’s School of Early Childhood Studies lead innovative research projects in their search for lasting solutions to social issues.

Browse the external competitive research grants awarded to our faculty in 2015. Many researchers collaborate with co-investigators from within and outside Ryerson.

External grant recipients (2015)


External grant recipient: Sejal Patel   

Co-Principal Investigators:

  • Patricia O'Campo, University of Toronto
  • Janette Pelletier, University of Toronto)

Project: Reducing Inequities in Children's Educational Success and Well-being: The Role of the Built Environment

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council: Connection Grant

Funding amount: $24,997



External grant recipient: Kathryn Underwood

Co-Principal Investigators:

  • Kathleen Brophy, University of Guelph
  • Elaine Frankel, Ryerson University
  • Martha Friendly, Childcare Resource and Research Unit
  • Arlene Hache, Temiskaming Native Women's Support Group
  • Magdalena Janus, McMaster University
  • Donna Lero, University of Guelph

Project: Inclusive Early Childhood Service System Project

Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council: Partnership Development Grant

Funding amount: $199,855