Funding and awards

You will find that there are a multitude of scholarship and award opportunities available to graduate students in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. These scholarships and awards will consist of two main types:

  • External scholarships and awards
  • Internal scholarships and awards

External scholarships and awards

The primary source for viewing and searching external scholarships and awards is via UWaterloo's Graduate Studies Awards and Funding website

If you have questions about specific scholarships and awards, please speak with the Administrative Coordinator, Graduate Studies, in E2-2328A.

Internal scholarships and awards

Many of the internal scholarships and awards will be overseen by the Administrative Coordinator, Graduate Studies, and the Associate Chair, Graduate Studies. The majority of these awards will be based on academic merit and range in value from $1500.00 to $4000.00. Generally, internal scholarships and awards cannot be applied for; you will be nominated by your supervisor or selected by the Associate Chair, Graduate Studies.