• Remembering Dr. Abdul Kalam, 11th President of India at CIF Tribute Event
Canada India Foundation (CIF) is a national, non-profit, non-partisan, non-governmental organization establishedto foster support for stronger bi-lateral relations between Canada and India;  and to increase the participation by Indo-Canadians in political process in Canada.

The CIF Chanchlani Global Indian Award is an award to recognize excellence and celebrate achievement of the Global Indian Diaspora. The award includes $50,000.00, given to a charity of the award recipient’s choice.

CIF also organizes periodic Canada India theme forums highlighting specific sectors for cooperation. Themes covered so far are Energy (2009), Mining and Metals (2010), Agriculture and Food Processing (2012), Infrastructure (2014) and Healthcare (2015)