Research and Grants

  • 2021
  • The new literacies of automation
  • Suzanne Smythe (PI)Nathalie Sinclair (SFU) and Kelleen Toohey (SFU) (Co-investigators).
  • SSHRC Insight Grant 210,070 (3 years)

  • 2020
  • Mapping and theorizing technology innovations among digitally excluded communities during COVID19
  • Nathalie Sinclair and Suzanne Smythe (Co-PI)
  • SSHRC Small Grant  10,000

  • 2018
  • Making research accessible: Transforming the utility of scholarly communication for the Downtown Eastside Community in Vancouver, BC.
  • Heather O’Brien, H. (PI). De Forest, H., Freund, L. MacAuley, A. Richardson, L., Smythe, S. Towles, A. (Co-applicants).
  • Partnership Development Grant 194,344 (3 years)

  • 2016 
    The LinkVan Project: Participatory technology design and digital inclusion in Vancouver, BC 
    Suzanne Smythe (PI)
    SSHRC Small Grant, $6,754

  • 2016
    Connecting international and Canadian scholars, teachers, and community educators to address digital equity
    Dr. Jim Anderson (PI), Ron Darvin, Theresa Rogers, Suzanne Smythe (Collaborator), UBC
    SSHRC Connection Grant, $22,600