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. June 27, 2020GSEF is Hiring a Treasurer
    The Graduate Studies Endowment Fund (GSEF) supports initiatives that improve the academic and social wellbeing of graduate students at UW. We are hiring a new Treasurer for the 2020-2021 academic year to oversee the finances of GSEF and aid internal decision making.
  2. May 17, 2020GSEF Spring 2020 Project Deadline

    In the time of physical distancing, virtual social contact is now more important than ever. Does your student group have an idea how to do this? Do you need funding to help 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. The Spring 2020 application deadline is June 19th

  3. May 14, 2020New funding for grad students
    NEW: Award from GSEF-GSA-GSPA for thesis-based master’s and PhD students who have lost funding because of COVID-19. Click here for more details
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