Welcome to the Graduate Studies Endowment Fund

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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. 9, 2021Catch GSEF at the Graduate House!

    The Graduate Studies Endowment Fund (GSEF) will hold a booth at the Graduate House this Friday, September 10, 2021! Stop by our booth to get to know some of the GSEF team members, learn a bit more about GSEF's initiatives, and receive a special giveaway!

  2. Sep. 6, 2021Fall 2021 Project Funding Opportunities

    Do you or your student group have an idea on 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). We are also relaunching the Environmental Sustainability Award for the Fall 2021 term! 

  3. June 21, 2021Become the Next GSEF Treasurer! (deadline extended to July 19)

    Do you have experience overseeing finances to inform internal decision-making processes and would like to support the graduate student experience at the University of Waterloo? If so, apply to be the next Treasurer!

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  1. Oct. 21, 2021Project Spotlight: galt.
    galt issue 1

    Over the years, the Graduate Studies Endowment Fund has had the privilege of funding numerous unique projects that enhance the learning, research, and overall experience of graduate students at the University of Waterloo.

  2. Sep. 13, 2021GSEF at Fall 2021 Welcome Week
    The Grad House

    To welcome new and returning students back on campus, the Graduate Student Association (GSA) held a Barbecue Lunch Special at the Graduate House with live music from Eric Bolton. GSEF set up a booth to meet new graduate students and provide free drinks!

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