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$1M Call for Proposals

Through the Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society Annual Grants Program, approximately $1M is available in 2018 for projects that create access to housing for the most vulnerable citizens in Surrey – those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Please note the table outlining the timeline of events and important deadlines as well as the 3 application steps all outlined below.

2018 Grant Deadlines

Deadline for submissions Noon on March 30, 2018
Review period April 2, 2018 – May 25, 2018
Final funding decisions announced  June 18, 2018

2018 Grant Application

Step 1: Funding Criteria and Eligibility

Please review the following funding criteria and eligibility documentation to determine if your project may be eligible for funding. You may also contact Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society to discuss how your project may qualify. For any questions, please contact SurreyHomeless@vancity.com.

Step 2: Grant Application & Budget Forms

Complete the 2018 Grant Application and 2018 Grant Application Budget. You can download the application form and budget template using the links below. Upon submission, organizations may be contacted to answer additional questions regarding their application during the review period.

Please be advised that applications requesting funding of $250,000.00 or more will be required to give a presentation to a committee of the Board in May/June 2018, in order to speak to the project as part of the review period process.

Step 3: Application Submission

Submit your completed application to SurreyHomeless@vancity.com by noon on March 30, 2018.

Please use the following checklist to ensure all required documents are included with your submission.

Submission documents include:

  1. 2018 SHHS Grant Application in word
  2. 2018 SHHS Grant Budget in excel
  3. Most Recent Audited Financial Statements
  4. Letter(s) of Support (optional)
  5. Other Supporting Documents (only if advised by SHHS staff)

Questions?

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