The 2022 CEI is now closed

SFU’s Community Engagement Initiative (CEI) is now closed for 2022. Thank you to everyone who submitted a proposal – please check out the FAQ and/or our funding process page for more information about what happens next in the process.

Grants to catalyze community-university impact 

SFU’s Community Engagement Initiative (CEI) offers small grants of up to $10,000 to SFU staff and faculty for projects developed with community partners that strengthen relationships and catalyze meaningful impact.

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Latest Updates


  • 2022-04-22 — The CEI has closed for 2022. Proposals will be evaluated through May and all applicants will be typically be contacted in June.
  • 2022-03-09 — The 2022 CEI has opened. Read the call for proposals.






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