|Emma Kay is a Masters student of Sociology at Dalhousie University. Her research focuses on the women's movement, state funding, and the role of non-governmental organizations in politics.
Presently, Kay is working on a project that examines women's civic and political engagement in Atlantic Canada. This project is being completed using confidential data from Statistics Canada. She is also in the process of completing her Master's thesis. Her thesis looks at provincial funding for women's non-profit organizations, specifically the barriers these groups encounter attaining, and keeping, funding.
Kay and Howard Ramos have an article currently under review for publication. This article follows the theme of her thesis, engaging a historical analysis of trends in state funding for women's non-profit organizations.