Social Justice Research Institute


SJRI Grants Competition

Congratulations to the Fall 2014 SJRI grant recipients!


Margot Francis | De-colonial Pedagogies: Troubling the intersection of Indigeneity, Race and Settler Colonialization in the classroom

Lauren Corman and Karol Orzechowski | Kin: Animal Rights at the Global Intersection of Social Justice


Jennifer Rowsell | Connecting Community through Literacy

Stefan Dolgert | Broad Based Organizing in Niagara: Considering the Possibilities for an IAF Affiliate

Keri Cronin, Lauren Corman and Kendra Coulter | “My Dog is My Home”: Community Outreach in Niagara 

Rachel Hirsch, SJRI Projects Facilitator, is available to work with you on your social justice grant applications including the SJRI grants program. Connect with her in the early stages of your project planning to explore different funding opportunities, knowledge mobilization techniques, or to develop strategies for transdisciplinary collaboration. Rachel is also available to review and provide feedback on your applications with sufficient notice.

For monthly updates about upcoming funding, publishing, or collaboration opportunities please subscribe to the SJRI E-Bulletin.

Watch for the next call for SJRI grant proposals this spring. The SJRI grants program is open to all Affiliated Members.

Studies in Social Justice Journal

Since 2007 Studies in Social Justice has been managed and published by the Centre for Studies in Social Justice at the University of Windsor. Following the Centre’s recent closure, the journal’s operations have been relocated to the Social Justice Research Institute (SJRI) at Brock University. To learn more read about the Focus and Scope of this open access journal or access the current issue for free.

Other SJRI News

Updates from SJRI’s Director [Sept 2014]

SJRI at the Peoples’ Social Forum [August 2014]

A transdisciplinary space at Congress [May 2014]

SJRI/ORS grants info session [May 2014]

Semi-annual general meeting [April 2014]


If you are a Brock faculty member who would like to become involved with the SJRI community please consider applying for affiliated membership.  

Other members of the Brock community, Niagara Region, those from other universities, and any international colleagues who are interested in connecting are welcome to sign-up for participating membership.