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Wilfrid Laurier University Development
October 22, 2014
Canadian Excellence

Funding Guidelines


The Special Initiatives Fund is designed to fund truly special initiatives.

 This may include:

  • Initiatives which are new and/or one-time for your department
  • Initiatives for which other sources of funding are not readilty available

In keeping with this, projects not normally funded by the Special Initiatives Fund include:

  • Initiatives/items traditionally covered under Base Budget
  • Academic research projects
  • Participation in conferences/conference frees

Awards are granted up to a maximum of $5,000.