The Halton Catholic District School Board supports research projects from external agencies and organizations that contribute to the growth of educational knowledge. We accept external project applications 4 times a year. 

Completed applications must be received by the following dates, in order to be reviewed by our Research Advisory Committee: 

  1. August 31
  2. October 31
  3. January 31
  4. April 30

Applicants will be contacted via email with a decision regarding their project approximately 6-8 weeks after submission. Projects accepted at the April meeting are to begin the following school year. Please refrain from conducting research in September, June, or over the summer period. Before completing your application, please review our VI-25 Educational Research Procedure​ and Policy II-38 Education Research – Survey and Pilot Projects​.

Current Projects

Submitting an Application

Completed applications may be emailed to or mailed in hardcopy to:

Halton Catholic District School Board 
Research and Development Services
802 Drury Lane
Burlington, ON, L7R 2Y2

Contact Us 

If you have any questions about submitting a research project application or have general inquiries, please contact Lisa Collimore, Chief Officer, Research and Development through email at:, or through phone at: (905) 632-6314, ext. 370.