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Are you a muslim community fellow?

A Fellow:

  • is involved in and cares about community;
  • Is open to learning from others with respect and openness;
  • Subscribes to the Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies’ commitment to diversity and inclusivity;
  • Is between the ages of 18-35;
  • Is able to attend all the retreat and session dates.

Schedule 

  • Applications open: 27 Nov
  • Applications close: 22 Dec
  • Announcement of fellows: 19 Jan
  • Meet and greet: 25 Jan
  • Opening retreat (overnight at Camp Fircom): 8-10 Feb
  • Spring Midpoint Retreat (full day at the end of term 1): 28 April
  • Fall Midpoint Retreat (full day at the start of term 2): 15 Sept
  • Closing celebration: 19 Dec

Fellowship sessions: downtown Vancouver from 6-9 pm, every other Thursday from 7 Feb-25 April and 19 Sept-28 Nov.

Commitment

Average 10-15 hours per month

If there are any anticipated barriers to your full participation please indicate these in your application and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Costs

The Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies is able to offer this opportunity at no cost to participants.

Deliverables

A community project that reflects the learnings of the Fellowship and aligns with the values and vision of the Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies.

Contact

If you have any questions, email the Community Engagement Coordinator at aslam_bulbulia_2@sfu.ca