2018/19 – 2019/20 Safer and Vital Communities Grant - Call for Applications

Deadline date: 
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 4:00am
RFP status: 


The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (Ministry) is now accepting applications from community-based, not-for-profit, incorporated organizations and First Nations Chiefs and Band Councils for the 2018/19 – 2019/20 Safer and Vital Communities (SVC) Grant.

Similar to the last grant cycle, the theme for the 2018/19 – 2019/20 SVC Grant is “Creating a Safer Ontario through Community Collaboration”.  We are requesting proposals that focus on bringing together different sectors to address local priority risks through collaboration and partnership.  In addition to demonstrating police involvement in their projects, applicants are required to partner with at least one organization in a sector different from their own.

The attached application package includes:

  1. Application Instructions (PDF)
  2. Application Guidelines (PDF)
  3. Application Form (PDF)
  4. Budget Sheet – Year 1 (XLS)
  5. Budget Sheet – Year 2 (XLS)

Please note that your completed application form, budget sheets and all required documentation must be submitted to the Ministry by e-mail to Fionne.Yip@ontario.ca no later than 4:00pm EST on January 22, 2018

Out of fairness to all applicants, submissions that are late, incomplete or not accompanied by the required documents requested by the Ministry will not be considered for funding.  No exceptions will be permitted.