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Funding and awards

Waterloo Engineering offers competitive funding for our graduate students. Financial support is available from many sources, including: graduate research studentships from supervisors’ grants, teaching assistantships, internal awards, federal and provincial government scholarships, institutional scholarships, bursaries, and loans provided by the government of Ontario.

On average, in 2016/17 Faculty of Engineering students received the following funding:

  • Master of Applied Science (MASc) $28,000+
  • Doctor of Philosphy (PhD) $37,000