Apply for Funding

Instructions on Applying

Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund is a registered charity which has as its mission the prevention of catastrophic injuries in sport and recreation. It welcomes requests for funding support from organizations such as other charities, associations, researchers, universities and hospitals. Typical funding for projects has ranged from $500 to $10,000. Consideration may be given to more than one time funding.

Contact us if you have any questions about applying for funding.

Step 1

Submit an application which should include the following:

  • Factual information about the applicant (1 page)
  • If applicable, provide a list of recent publications and recent funding received or applied for by the applicant
  • Project title
  • Brief description of project (2-3 pages)
  • Describe how the project meets the mission of Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund
  • Describe expected measurable outcomes, sustainability and relevance to injury prevention
  • Amount of funding requested
  • If applicable, partners (collaborators) in the project
  • Other relevant information
  • Signature of the applicant

Step 2

After reviewing the application, the Grants Evaluation Committee of Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund may ask for:

  • A detailed description of the project and expected timelines for commencement, funding, completion etc. (8-10 pages)
  • Details of expected measurable outcomes and their relevance to the mission of Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund
  • Detailed financial support required or requested, including details of any additional support obtained or applied for the project, in kind or cash
  • Ethical approval if the research involves human subjects
  • Assurance that all confidential information relating to the project conforms with applicable privacy legislation


Submit two copies to:

Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund
Grants Evaluation Committee
20 Avoca Avenue, Suite 2002
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M4T 2B8

or, send an electronic copy to:

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