Community Service-Learning

CSL Grants for Community Partners


The CSL Program’s Small Grant Fund supports CSL activities that require extra resources beyond the supports routinely provided by the CSL Program and by the applicant’s home organization. Small Grant applications are accepted twice a year, in Spring and Fall. *PLEASE NOTE: applicants are eligible to submit for more than one granting cycle; however, the proposed project must be unique for each application.

If you should have any questions or concerns regarding any of these awards, please contact

Deadlines to submit an application are:  June 15 for Fall Term / October 15 for Winter Term.  

More Information about the CSL Small Grant Fund can be found here:

Learn more about previous successful small grant ideas here.


Learn more about the Community-UAlberta Research Connect portal HERE


The CSL Partnership Grant funds two-year partnerships between university instructors and community organizations in the Edmonton area that engage U of A students across disciplines. The primary focus of these partnerships must be social change projects, or community-based research.

*PLEASE NOTE: CSL Partnership Grants are currently being revised.

Important Dates and Deadlines: TBA

More information about the CSL Partnership Grant can be found here:

  • Guidelines and Terms
  • Project Planning Guidelines
  • Letter of Intent Guidelines
  • Partnership Grant Application Form