GSEF's COVID-19 Response

Apply for project funding


Small Project Funding Award

Deadline: 1st of every month (please apply before the deadline that is a minimum of 3 weeks before you need the funding e.g. if you need funding by September 14, please apply by August 1.)

Amount: Up to $600

Large Project Funding Award

Deadline: October 16, 2020 (see here for more information regarding when to apply).

Amount: Up to $10,000 (see here for additional information)

Examples of Past Projects

Note that GSEF is different than GSI (Graduate Student Initiatives). In addition to applying for GSEF, we encourage you to also apply for GSI through the University of Waterloo Graduate Student Association.

Check out this webinar that GSEF and Graduate Student Association held (moderated by the GSPA) in Fall 2020 for tips and tricks for submitting a successful application: