The Studio

The Ontario Community Changemakers program will kick off with a three-day Studio that will take place on October 17, 26 and 27, 2024. Day 1 (October 17, 2024) will be virtual and will take place in the evening. Day 2 (October 26, 2024) and Day 3 (October 27, 2024) will be in-person in Toronto and will be two full days.

Applications for the 2024 – 2025 program are now open. The deadline is 5:00 PM (EDT) on July 26, 2024.

What is the Studio?

The Studio is a three-day program that will equip participants with the tools they need to begin implementing their community projects. Preference will be given to applicants who can participate for the full program on all three days - October 17, 26 and 27, 2024.

 

Day 1 of the Studio will be online, and Day 2 and Day 3 will be in-person in Toronto. Travel, meals and accommodation will be provided to the successful applicants chosen for the 2024 program.

 

There will be ongoing online touch points, workshops and skills building opportunities during the year of the program.

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Are You Eligible?

Must be 19 years or over at the time of application.

Preference will be given to those who can attend all three days of the Studio.*

Applicants must reside in the Province of Ontario or in a First Nations Territory within the provincial boundary of Ontario during the time of project implementation.

Project must take place in the Province of Ontario or in a First Nations Territory within the provincial boundary of Ontario.

Applicants must propose a community project that activates public space, enhances civic engagement, and/or fosters social inclusion.

*The Studio will take place on October 17, 26 and 27, 2024. Day 1 (October 17, 2024) will be virtual and will take place in the evening. Day 2 (October 26, 2024) and Day 3 (October 27, 2024) will be in-person in Toronto and will be two full days. Travel, meals, and accommodation will be provided to the successful applicants that are chosen for the 2024 program. 
*Read more about the studio here.

Applications for the 2024 – 2025 program are now open. The deadline is 5:00 PM (EDT) on July 26, 2024.