CED Study Bursaries are Available!

$1000 community economic development bursary
Deadline to apply: December 14, 2009

The Canadian CED Network, Coast Capital Savings and the Vancity Community Foundation are pleased to announce applications are being accepted for $1000 bursaries to enroll in Simon Fraser University’s Certificate Program for Community Economic Development.

The SFU Certificate Program for Community Economic Development is the only training in Western Canada that tackles the nuts and bolts of building a sustainable, inclusive and local economy. The program is comprised of eight, intensive two-day courses for community leaders to explore, with peers, the models and methods for building sustainable, local and fair economies.
Spring 2010 Courses (offered in both Victoria and Vancouver):

Co-operative Models January 22 – 23

Social Enterprise Development February 19 – 20

Financing CED March 19 – 20

CED Approaches to Affordable Housing April 16 – 17

Sustainable Community Development May 14 – 15

For complete information, visit http://www.sfu.ca/cscd/ced/home.htm