Community Resilience Fund

Public Safety Canada’s Community Resilience Fund (CRF) provides financial assistance to organizations undertaking programming and research to address radicalization to violence in Canada. 

Public Safety’s Canada Centre for Community Engagement and Prevention of Violence (Canada Centre) provides leadership, coordinates talent and expertise, mobilizes and supports community outreach and enhances research in the area. The CRF will be a key element of the Canada Centre to help enhance partnerships and innovation in CRV research and programming in Canada.

To build domestic capacity at the local level and encourage research, the CRF has identified four key priority areas:

Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals closed October 1, 2017. To be added to the Community Resilience Fund mailing list, please contact

How to Apply

Interested organizations must complete an application for funding under the Community Resilience Fund:

Eligible Applicants

Financial Assistance may be provided to the following classes of Recipients only if they have the legal capacity to enter into an agreement:

Federal institutions, including any department, branch, office, board, agency, commission, corporations, or other entity which received an annual appropriation from Parliament, are not eligible for funding under the Community Resilience Fund.


For questions on the Community Resilience Fund please contact

Funded Projects from 2016-17

Public Safety held a directed call for proposals in 2016/2017 in order to provide funding to key stakeholders already addressing emerging issues within the four key priority areas listed above. The agreement information will be published online through the Proactive Disclosure section of the Public Safety website.

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