Chalmers Family Arts and Culture Experience Award

Award type: 
Award description: 

Awards, valued at between $2,000 and $5,000, will be presented twice a year to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in Year Two, Three or Four in the Faculty of Arts.  Successful candidates must have a minimum overall average of 75% and demonstrate volunteer, intern or work experience in the arts and culture sector outside the University of Waterloo.  This fund is made possible by a donation from the Chalmers Family.

Value description: 

multiple awards valued at between $2,000 and $5,000 each

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • minimum overall average of 75%
  • demonstrate volunteer/intern/work experience in arts and culture sector (ie. Theatres, Museums, Art Galleries, etc.)
Year Two, Year Three, Year Four
Arts→Accounting and Financial Mgmt, Anthropology, Classical Studies, Communication Arts, Economics, English Language and Literature, Fine Arts, French Studies, Gender and Social Justice, Germanic and Slavic Studies, Global Business and Digital Arts, History, International Trade (minor), Liberal Studies, Medieval Studies, Music, Peace and Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sexuality, Marriage and Family Studies, Social Development Studies, Sociology and Legal Studies, Spanish and Latin American Studies; Computing and Financial Mgmt
Canadian citizen/permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Application required
Winter, Fall
Application details:
  • Complete the applicable term Undergraduate Award Application
    • At this time we are only accepting applications for awards with a Spring deadline (May - August).
    • The application for awards with deadlines in a future term will be available by the start of that term – please check back later.
    • Complete a separate application for each award you wish to be considered for.
    • Access the form on our Undergraduate Studies Forms page.
Application deadline: 
February 1, October 15
Additional instructions: 
  • one or more letters of recommendation from the organization(s) from which the experience(s) took place
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • The Centre, Needles Hall