Amina Malko Fund for Refugee Participation - Fall Consultation, Montreal 2018

Application form for Fall Consultation, Montreal 2018

The CCR is offering funding to assist two or more refugees in participating in the CCR Fall Consultation (26 - 28 November in Montreal). Consultation details are available at ccrweb.ca/en/fall-consultation-2018.  The funding will cover air/bus/train fare to Montreal and shared accommodation (but not other costs such as food or local ground transportation).  The registration fee will be waived. 

Applicants must:

  1. Be people who have had the experience of being a refugee.
  2. Be supported by an organization that is a CCR member.
  3. Be at least 18 years old
  4. Submit the completed application below (with letter) by 18 October 2018.
The CCR will use the following criteria in making the selection:
  • ability to contribute to the CCR (this will be the main criterion)
  • evidence of an ongoing commitment to participation in the CCR.
  • financial need
  • gender balance
  • ethnic diversity
  • gaps in representation within the CCR (e.g. a particular community or region that is not at present active within the CCR)
  • promotion of youth participation

Please circulate this information to people and organizations that might be interested in applying.


In addition to the form below, you must submit a letter from your organization confirming that they support your participation and will cover expenses not covered by the CCR.  The letter should also state what they see as the benefits of your attending the CCR.

Please submit the completed application form below and letter from your organization by 18 October 2018 to the Canadian Council for Refugees: refpart@ccrweb.ca.

Personal Information
The CCR would like to use this information to ensure a gender balance in subsidies allotted. (Optional)
Application Questions
Reference Contact Information
Support from CCR member organization
You must submit a letter from your organization confirming that they support your participation and will cover expenses not covered by the CCR. The letter should also state what they see as the benefits of your attending the CCR.
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