GSEF's COVID-19 Response

Welcome to the Graduate Studies Endowment Fund

The Graduate Studies Endowment Fund (GSEF) at the University of Waterloo was created by a graduate student referendum in 2001-2002 for the purpose of "funding an on-going commitment to enhance the learning, research, and overall experience of graduate students at the University."

  1. Sep. 21, 2020GSEF Recruitment for Board and Project Review Committee
    Recruiting Board Member from the Arts Faculty!
    GSEF is recruiting committed volunteers to join our Board! We are looking for graduate students from the Arts Faculty to step forward and offer their unique perspectives and experiences. In this role, you will help supervise the overall operations of GSEF.
  2. Sep. 21, 2020Fall 2020 Project Funding
    Does your student group have an idea how to improve the academic, social, or the overall experience of your fellow graduate students? If so, you can apply for funding from the Graduate Studies Endowment Fund (GSEF). Please note that this funding is separate from the Grad Student Initiative Funding provided through the GSA. The Fall 2020 application deadline is October 16th.
  3. July 27, 2020GSEF is Hiring a Vice-Coordinator

    The Graduate Studies Endowment Fund (GSEF) supports initiatives that improve the academic and social wellbeing of graduate students at UW. We are hiring a Vice-Coordinator to help promote GSEF and aid the Coordinator. Please see the job description for more details.

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