Community First: Impact of Community Engagement SSHRC Letter of Intent Successful
Community First: Impact of Community Engagement SSHRC Letter of Intent Successful avatar

Carleton University and CACSL in collaboration with multiple community agencies and academic institutions  submitted a letter of intent for a research proposal to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).  The goal of the research is to identify and increase positive community impacts from community engaged scholarship in the areas of poverty reduction, community food security, environmental sustainability and violence against women.

The primary objective of the CFICE project is to critically examine strategies and practices for optimizing community impacts in community service learning (CSL) and other forms of community-university engagement (CUE).

Current Status:

  • Invitation to submit a proposal awared by SSHRC
  • Developing a proposal to  SSHRC
  • Seeking additional contributors from community, academe, government
  • Seeking additional funders

Further Information on CFICE Project: Geri Briggs at info@communityservicelearning.ca or 613 520-2600 Ext 8241

 

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