SFU's Community Engagement Initiative Project

Funded Proposals

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013

2016 Funded Proposals

FACULTY OR DEPARTMENT
APPLICANT PROJECT FUNDED AMOUNT
VP Research, SFU Library Bird, Gwen Community Scholar Pilot Project $10,000.00
Faculty of Science, Chemistry
Branda, Neil Encouraging Science & Engineering in East Vancouver's Young Women, Aboriginal & Immigrant Youth Groups) $7,000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Centre for Scottish Studies Davis, Leith Changing the Narrative of Canada at 150:  Re-visioning Connections Between First Nations and the Hudson's Bay Company $5,110
VP Advancement and Alumni Engagement, Advancement Griffin, Susan How Sport Positively Impacts Women's Career Paths $5,200
Faculty of Environment, Environment Haegeli, Pascal Think-Tank for Outdoor and Adventure Tourism Industry of BC $5,600
Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology, School of Interactive Arts and Technology Hawryshkewich, Andrew Access Makeathon $5,000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Gerontology Kadowaki, Laura Raising the Profile:  Connecting the SFU Community with the Community-Based Seniors Services Sector $4,875
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, History Kelm, Mary-Ellen The Legacies of the Mental Patients Association and Gathering Our Stories living history project $6,000
Faculty of Science, Biological Sciences Kermode, Allison Take a Stand 'Community Innovation Challenge'"  Empowering youth to achieve meaningful change in their communities $5,000
Faculty of Health Sciences, Health Sciences Lavergne, Ruth Patient Engagement in Primary Care Research $4,000
Faculty of Environment, Resource & Environmental Management Lertzman, Ken REM-670 in Haida Gwaii $6,607.50
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Gerontology Mahmood, Atiya Enabling Mobility and Participation Among Those with Disability (dEMAND):  Knowledge Mobilization and Community Engagement $3, 000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Criminology Morrison, Brenda Children's Rights and Climate Change $5,000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Criminology Morrison, Brenda SFU’s Reconciliation Ambassadors for the Next Generation $2,500
VP External Relations, Office of Community Engagement Nelson, Rachel Burnaby Student Community Engagement Competition $5,000
Faculty of Health Sciences, Health Sciences Nicol, Anne-Marie Establishing a Citizen Science Project for Radon Reduction at SFU $9,600
VP Research, Innovation Office, Venture Connection Obriain, Janice Rekindle - an Alumni Entrepreneur Engagement Pilot $5,000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Public Policy Olewiler, Nancy 150 YEARS! It's Time For True Reconciliation:  Understanding Tsilhqot'in, Free, Prior and Informed Consent $10,000
VP External Relations, Centre for Dialogue Price, Gordon Vision, Plans & Politics:  The Next Generation of Regional Leadership $2,000
Faculty of Education, Friends of Simon Tutoring Program Shaker, Paul A Bridging Program for the Settlement and Education of Our Syrian Refugees $4,000
Beedie School of Business, RADIUS Smith, Shawn SFU Social Impact Series $4,800
Faculty of Applied Sciences, Mechatronic Systems Engineering Sparrey, Carolyn Engaging Children to Improve Road Safety Near Elementary Schools $5,000
Faculty of Science, Earth Science / Public Education and Outreach van der Flier-Keller, Eileen Videos to engage youth with science:  Inquiry activities and role models $7,500
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, International Studies Weiler, Anelyse Growing Food Worker Power:  Creative Forums of Worker Organizing Across the Food System $1,000
VP External Relations, Public Square Young, Scott SFU Metro Conversations $7,350

 

2015 Funded Proposals

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FACULTY OR DEPARTMENT
APPLICANT PROJECT FUNDED AMOUNT
Faculty of Communication, Art & Technology Droumeva, Milena Reflection Café $7,500
VP External Relations, SFU Surrey – TD Community Engagement Centre Dulku, Trisha Racing Readers Program Expansion $10,000
Faculty of Education Fettes, Mark; Parent, Amy Building Local Indigenous Partnerships in Education $10,000
Faculty of Education, Research & Evaluation Methodology Salomon, Anne; Burt, Jenn; Wilson, Barb Community Engagement as a Tool for Enhancing Adaptive Capacity to Sea Otter Recovery $9,450
Beedie School of Business, RADIUS Smith, Shawn Local Economic Development Lab $10,000
Faculty of Science, Biological Sciences; Faculty of Education Henson, Cynthia; Hollmann, Peter; Boothby, Megan Science Outreach for Aboriginal High School Groups $10,000
Faculty of Science, Biological Sciences; Faculty of Environment Kermode, A. and Wood, L. Take a Stand:  A Program to Inspire Youth-Engagement in the Community, Education of the Public, and Conservation of the Environment $10,000
Faculty of Science, Biological Sciences Sharp, Joan Bringing lessons from the deep past into BC classrooms $2,750
Faculty of Science, Biological Sciences Bisgrove, Sherryl Saving Kelp Forests in the Salish Sea and Beyond $4,400
Faculty of Education, Museum of Anthropology Winter, Barbara 3D Printing / Artifact Kits for use in the T8TA Territory of the Peace River Region to Demonstrate Stone Technology Techniques of First Nations Hunters $5,000
Pacific Water Research Centre; Faculty of Environment Conrad, Steve; Ashworth, Joanna Collaborative Design of a Science-Values Workshop on Community Weighting of Water Values, Preferences and Science $5,000
Faculty of Applied Sciences, Engineering/Digital Health Hub Moreno, Sylvain Bringing market need to Innovation in Health Aging - a competition framework $5,000
First Nations Student Association Forsythe, Laura SFU Indigenous Day $5,000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Archaeology Lepofsky, Dana Reconnecting to Laxgalts'ap (Old Town), Hartley Bay, BC $5,000
Student Services, Athletics, Men's Basketball Hill, Virgil SFU Men's Basketball Team Poster Initiative $1,000
VP Academic, Office of Graduate Studies, Office of Graduate Studies Richardson, Rupert Free Public Lecture, Aboriginal focused community event with cultural sharing, and Feast $1,000
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Psychology Iarocci, Grace Strengthening SFU & ACT Collaboration to Provide Outreach Education Opportunities for Underserved Communities using Online Resources and Community Engagement $5,000
Faculty of Applied Sciences Glasser, Uwe; Green, Rory; Lee, Karen Engaging in research partnerships for a better world $5,000
SFU Publishing Program Maxwell, John; Norman, Suzanne Feasibility of Developing an Indigenous Publishing Program with the En'owkin Centre $8,900

 

2014 Funded Proposals

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APPLICANT PROJECT FUNDED AMOUNT
Dossa, Parin Dr. Palliative Care for Canadian Immigrant Communities  $10,000
Morrison, Brenda Shaking the Movers Forum in BC  $5,000
Hennessy, Kate Past is Present at Scowlitz: Bridging Times, Places and Communities along the Lower Fraser River  $10,000
Blenkinsop, Green, Havens, et al Global Learning Forum on renewable cities  $5,000
Lavieri, Henson, Ahrensmeier, Developing a Framework for Documenting, Evaluating and Supporting Faculty of Science outreach programs  $10,000
Mahoney, Tara Creative Publics Community Engagement Project  $5,000
Kermode, Wood Protect what you love  $5,000
Busumtwi-Sam, Alphonso Meeting the Challenges of Diaspora-based Community Centre  $10,000
Morrow, Battersby, Davies Building Bridges: Creating a Community of Practice in Mental Health  $10,000
Chow-White,Peter Social Media, Big Data, and Knowledge Management Solutions for the Non-Profit Charity  $10,000
Hill, Spiliotopoulous Field Programs in the Faculty of Education - dialogue series  $5,000
Myles, Bryan, MacDonald, George Pacific Northwest Canoe  $2,500
Dooley, Burke Community Leaders Igniting Change  $5,000
Sylvester & Prest Civic Engage  $10,000
Dooley & Nilson Community Based Research at SFU Surrey  $2,500
Jackson & Rossiter Building Supports Workshop on Promising Practices  $3,000

 

2013 Funded Proposals

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FACULTY OR DEPARTMENT

APPLICANT

PROJECT TITLE

COMMUNITY PARTNER

FUNDED AMOUNT

Faculty of Health Sciences

Lanphear

Canadian Environmental Health (ATLAS) - Children's Environmental Health

Cdn Partnership for Children’s Health and Env.; First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition

$10,000

Faculty of Science

Mooers and Sharp, Biological Science

Deep Time, Global Change and You

Smithsonian, UCSC, UC Berkeley

$2,500

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in the Mathematical and Computational Sciences (IRMACS); Faculty of Science

Jungic and Weinberg

The IRMACS Centre: Controversy, Ideas and Debate (UniverCity community)

To engage City of Burnaby, UniverCity residents association

$3,600 (partial)

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Lepofsky, Dana, Archeology

Nuts'amaat Shqualuwun, Dept of Archaelogy

Hul’umi’num and WSANEC Nations communities, Parks Canada

$10,000

Faculty of Applied Sciences

Rajapakse, Morantz, Lee

Blast Off Program

Surrey School District, HR MacMillan Space Centre

$9,600

Lifelong Learning

Smith and Besso

Community Capacity Building workshops

Carnegie Community Centre

$10,000

 

Faculty of Education

Smith, Stoddard, et al

Education's Research Connections to its CE Initiatives

--

$10,000

Faculty of Communication, Art & Technology

Kline

Public Health Campaigns

Fraser Health

$10,000

SFU Library

Owen and Hong

Komagata Maru Commemorative VIP Event

Khalsa Diwan Society, PICS, Surrey Art Gallery, Museum of Vancouver, etc.

$2,500 (partial funding)

Faculty of Environment

Markey, Ashworth, Centre for Sustainable Community Dev.

Charting the Legacy and Imaging the Future

--

$10,000

Faculty of Communication, Art & Technology

Geisler

Creative Entrepreneurship Program

BC TIA, BC Creative, City of Surrey and others

$2,500 (partial funding)

Beedie School of Business  ; Faculty of Environment

Smith and McRae

Scaling the Change Lab

 

$5,000 (partial funding)

Faculty of Education

Smythe

Supporting Digital Literacy Skills (Burnaby)

South Burnaby Neighbourhood House, City of Burnaby, Burnaby Public Library

$5,000 (partial funding)

Faculty of Communication, Art & Technology

Cross, Poyntz, Hackett, Communications

Media Democracy Project – Enhanced Engagement Initiative

BC Civil Liberties Assoc, David Suzuki Foundation, Vancity CU, others

$5,000 (partial funding)

Faculty of Education

Hoskyn and Moore

Budding Scientist Research Program

Strathcona Community Centre

$2,340 (partial)

Faculty of Communication, Art & Technology

McAllister

Workshop on methodologies for CE research

Internal partners

$900 (partial)

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Criminology; First Nations Studies

Palys and ross

Circles to develop research questions and partnerships on questionable deaths

Vancouver Aboriginal Transformative Justice Services Society, Union of  BC Chiefs

$3,000 (partial)

 

STUDENT LED

APPLICANT

PROJECT TITLE

COMMUNITY PARTNER

FUNDED AMOUNT

 

Viktorn and Bourke, Residence Life

Service Learning Program

Habitat for Humanity, ScotiaBank

$5,000

 

Clayton Gray, UNYA

Engaging Native Urban Youth

 

$2,000

 

WIL

Expanding Public Policy Assistance

Burnaby Board of Trade

$10,000