Which criteria are used to evaluate the funding proposals?

The members of the AVF Grantmaking Team base their grant decisions using the following overall criteria:

  • Alignment with the Bronfman Fellowship mission โ€“ does the project reflect a commitment to one or more of the values articulated in the mission statement?
  • Impact of project โ€“ how will the project make a difference?
  • Innovation โ€“ is this project unique?
  • Does it bring new ideas to a wider audience? - What is the level of involvement of Bronfman alumni as leaders and participants?