Congratulations to this year's funded projects!

We received 47 proposals this year, the overall quality of which continues to demonstrate SFU’s deep commitment to partnering well with communities. Thank you to everyone who applied, see all funded proposals here now.

Grants to catalyze rigorous community engagement

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, deepen knowledge, and have meaningful impact on issues that matter.

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Latest Updates


  • 2024-06-10 — Funding for the 2024 CEI has been awarded. You can see all the CEI's funded proposals on the funded proposals page.
  • 2024-04-05 — The 2024 CEI is now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted a proposal. 
  • 2024-02-16 — The 2024 CEI is open! Check out the call for proposals, here. (For those paying close attention, yes we did just open a couple of days early.)






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