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Canadian Home Economics Foundation


The mission of the Canadian Home Economics Foundation is to provide improved quality of life to families and individuals in Canada by providing financial assistance to home economists in carrying out home economics research, developing educational tools, and in conducting public service projects, and to support post-secondary education related to the home economics profession.

Calls for Proposals:

Upcoming deadlines for proposals:

General Funds:

April 30 - Dr. Elizabeth Feniak Award for Excellence in Technical Writing

    (undergrad and grad students)

September 30 - Graduate Student Award


Designated Funds:

June 30 - Family Finance (Edith Rowles Simpson) Award

September 30 - Consumer Studies and Family Resource Management

    (Margaret Speechly Stansfield) Award

November 1 - Atlantic Canada Community Project

For details and criteria for each, go to Grants and Awards.


Online M.Ed. in Home Economics Education

UBC Faculty of Education has posted the recorded online information session for this cohort program. With a focus on Human Ecology and Everyday Life, this part time professional program begins September 2017 and the application closes March 15.

The January 11, 2017 online information session can be viewed online at the HEE4 webpage under the information session tab.  The webpage is:



Upcoming Executive Meetings to consider proposals :

- April 13, 2017             Applications should be received by April 6, 2017

  (note change of date)




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