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.
- 2018 SHHS Grant Funding Criteria and Eligibility
- 2018 SHHS Grant Funding Criteria and Eligibility (download)
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:
- 2018 SHHS Grant Application in word
- 2018 SHHS Grant Budget in excel
- Most Recent Audited Financial Statements
- Letter(s) of Support (optional)
- Other Supporting Documents (only if advised by SHHS staff)