The SEE Canada Grant deadline extended to June 15th

Thursday, May 23, 2024

We are pleased to announce that we are extending the deadline for applications for the Staff Enhancement Experience (SEE) Canada grantprogram to June 15th.  Thank you to those who have enquired about the timeline and the possibility of an extension. We understand that the first of the term can be a busy time for many in our University community, and hope this extended deadline provides you more time to complete your proposal.

If you are unfamiliar with the program, the grant is aimed at supporting the professional development of our regular full-time staff members by offering a unique opportunity by supporting national travel for staff to engage in idea exchange and learning experiences with counterparts from various Canadian universities, colleges, research institutions, or industry partners.

The 2024 Waterloo Staff Conference featured a special session on this development opportunity, “Expand your professional horizons with funded travel experiences through the Staff Enhancement Experience (SEE) Canada Grant,” which highlighted the achievements of a several successful grant recipients and their learning experiences at other institutions across Canada.  If you missed this presentation, you can now access the recorded session to learn more about this grant (your WatIAM credentials are required).

If you are interested in investing in your professional development through a work-travel experience, please consider applying for this amazing career opportunity! Detailed application information and forms are available on the SEE Canada Grant webpage. Proposals must be submitted by June 15th.

For any inquiries regarding the grant, please contact us at