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Fellowship program

Fellowship award descriptions

Two women posing together at the fellowship awardsThe School of Accounting and Finance (SAF) Fellowship Program supports undergraduate students enrolled in the University of Waterloo’s Accounting and Financial Management (AFM) program. The primary objective of the SAF Fellowship Program is to develop outstanding leaders and future professionals, by recruiting excellent students, providing them with additional opportunities to grow and develop, and recognizing their achievements.

Overview of benefits

The SAF Fellowship offers students three types of benefits:

  1. Financial aid
  2. Professional development
  3. Recognition - Get to know some of our current Fellows

Eligibility of candidates

Only students enrolled in the AFM program are eligible for SAF Fellowships.

  • If a student switches into another program while at the University of Waterloo, the Fellowship is discontinued.
  • If a student interrupts completion of the AFM program for extraordinary reasons, eligibility for the Fellowship may be deferred; however, the student must clearly explain the nature of his/her circumstances and obtain approval of the deferral from the SAF Fellowship Committee prior to the interruption.

Students in the AFM program may receive a SAF scholarship and a President's scholarship in addition to a Fellowship award.

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