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Pathy Fellowships

Are you up for the challenge?  

One year.  One project.  Unleash your potential.

The Pathy Fellowship provides community-focused experiential learning opportunities for graduating students to become active and effective change-makers, bringing new ideas and working closely with communities to foster sustainable and positive social change in Canada and around the world.

The year-long fellowship is for graduating students who have:

  • demonstrated the capacity and potential to develop as effective change-agents;
  • meaningful connection with a community of their choosing locally, nationally or internationally; and,
  • either have an innovative idea of how this community could be strengthened or developed OR a connection with a positive sustainable community development initiative in any field already underway within this community that they would like to build upon.

Successful candidates will receive up to $40,000 in funding.

Want to hear more about the Pathy Fellowship Experience and why we think this is such an amazing post-graduate experience? Checkout the CampusBeat podcast where Pathy Program Assistant and returned fellow, JP Dobson, shares insights about his experience!

More information about the fellowship 

Application Timeline

  • Applications open: September 3, 2019

  • Application deadline: November 14, 2019


For more information, please contact the Queen’s Pathy Fellowship Advisor at

2018-19 Fellows

Kaitlyn Gillelan, Cultural Revitalization and Art Therapy, Pond Inlet, Nunavut

Holly McCann, Mentorship and Wellness Programs, Arviat Hamlet, Nunavut

Harry Critchley, Educational Programming, Formerly Incarcerated Persons, Nova Scotia

To find out more about what the Queen’s Pathy Fellows are up to, check out this article published in the Queen’s Gazette.