IMPACT ORGANIZATIONS

Summer Projects

Details and Application Instructions

OVERVIEW

Summer Projects are 12-week projects issued by impact organizations, completed by two SIA Analysts during the summer. Each Analyst will be able to commit 7-8 hours to working on the project each week, totalling up to 170 hours of total project time. Each Analyst is mentored by an SIA Team Advisor.

SUMMARY

  • Project scope: Larger strategic problems
  • Duration: 12 weeks from May 24 – August 13, 2021
  • Time commitment: Up to 170 hours
  • Team structure: Team of 2 SIA Analysts with SIA Advisors
  • Project cost: Between $500 – $2000, depending on your organization’s ability to pay

ELIGIBILITY

  • You are an organization with a social and/or environmental mandate. We are open to all forms of organizations.
  • You are headquartered in Canada or you have a significant amount of operations in Canada.
  • You have plans to fundraise capital (philanthropy, grants, venture capital, impact investments etc.) in the next 1-2 years.
  • You have an interesting project that can be completed in 12 weeks

PROJECT TYPES

We are open to working with you on a variety of projects as long as they are within our Analysts’ skillsets. We expect most of the projects to be related to:

  • Market & Research
  • Financial Modelling
  • Impact Measurement
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Strategy
  • Branding & Design

LEARN MORE

Download our Summer Project Overview and learn more about how you can work with SIA Analysts in Summer 2021.

ISSUE A PROJECT

We will begin accepting applications in March 2021. Fill out the form below to let us know you're interested!